Classes

Culture Studies (1.0)

Semester: 
Fall
Time
  1. Time in Modernism and Postmodernism
  2. Topology and perception of time
  3. Literary representations of time
Space
  1. The Greek Agora
  2. Inner space
  3. Victorian space
  4. Perceptions of space: Newton, Leibniz, and Kant

Academic Writing

Semester: 
Fall
  1. Paragraph writing
  2. Academic editing
  3. Advanced grammar and mechanics

Introduction to Literature (2.0)

Semester: 
Spring
  1. Literary criticism: devices, techniques, and analysis
  2. Genres and schools of poetry
  3. Genres of drama
  4. Shakespearean Tragedy

Origins of Literature

Semester: 
Spring
  1. Archetypal criticism and the collective unconscious
  2. Genres: the epic, the folktale, the romance, and the novel
  3. Archetypes in Mesopotamian Literature
  4. Archetypes in Western Literature
  5. Archetypes in Ancient Egyptian Literature
  6. Archetypes in Biblical Stories
  7. Archetypes in Middle Eastern Literature
  8. The Beginning of the Novel