|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.
"Writing for Performance":
Memory and Story
- Course Number: ENGL 109
- Advisory Enrollment Information:
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- Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 109
- Quarter: Winter 2020
This offering of “Writing for Performance” focused around African American performance forms. Readings and activities guide students in writing and devising work for the stage based on required critical material, memory exercises, storytelling, and interactive performance exercises. This course counts for the English Department’s emerging Critical Creative Writing concentration that centers decolonial knowledges and practices. Our work focuses on engaged and creative ways of knowing the past and developing approaches to the future.
Readings include writers you may find familiar and others who will be new to you: Omi Osun Joni L. Jones, Sharon Bridgforth, June Jordan, Adrienne Kennedy, Zora Neale Hurston, James Baldwin, and others.