|In Memoriam – Glyn Salton-Cox
The English Department is devastated to announce the death over the New Year of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox. To his family, loved ones, and friends here, in his native Britain, and throughout the world, we offer our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. Glyn was a brilliant scholar, a very popular teacher, and the kindest of colleagues.
The Department of English invites you to a commemoration of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox on Friday, March 3d, 2023.
We will gather in the Faculty Club’s Betty Elings Wells Pavilion at 3:00 pm and then move to the Terrace at 4:00 pm for a reception. Please let us know of any accessibility requests.
Speculations in Color
- Course Number: ENGL 192SC
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- Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 192
- Quarter: Fall 2022
This course is designed to introduce students to and increase their knowledge of the broad literary genre of speculative fiction & fantasy with a focus on writers of color. Readings will include authors within and outside the US from the late 19th century to present. Emphasis will be on the study of novels and short stories through a lens of racialized cultures, marginalized voices, disability, and LGBTQ+ writing. Material include short film, movies, music (videos), visual art, and comic books. Course objective is to strengthen literary analysis through close reading and to consider how/why writers of color world-build intertextually.