Course Descriptions

ENG 2234

Literature by Women

Jennifer Maier

TuTh 12:50-2:50 p.m. 

A study of poems, stories, and essays written in English by women.  The course includes classic, as well as newly discovered writers, and explores issues of faith, culture, gender, and politics in the expression of women writers over five centuries.

Writing on the window of an English classroom

How to Read a Poem

English Professor Susan Van Zanten gives you a quick guide on how to get the most out of reading poetry.

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”
Jane Austen
Pride & Prejudice