|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.
21st Century American Fiction
- Course Number: ENGL 140
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- Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 140
- Quarter: Spring 2019
This course will focus on key works of American fiction published after the year 2000 that attempt to navigate modernity through stories and storytelling practices. We will consider how ‘navigation through stories’ occurs through not only print media but also digital forms, and will introduce students to basic methods in Digital Humanities reading practices and analysis. Texts will include “A Tale for the Time Being,” “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao,” “There, There,” “Citizen,” and “The Best we Could Do” (selected as the campus book this year).