Timeroom: Fall 2024

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Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 514W (01) - British Literature III: Revolts, Renewals, Migrations

Brit Lit III: Revolts Renewals

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 11364
Encounter the Romantic fantasies of John Keats's nature poetry and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Victorian novels that brought us Jane Eyre, Ebenezer Scrooge and Mr. Hyde, the experiments of Modernists like Virginia Woolf and James Joyce, and Postmodern transformations by a shifting cast of contemporaries. We'll read these works in the context of imperial expansion and contraction, the crises of world wars, and the civil rights and independence struggles of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Section Comments: Covering 1800 - Present
Equivalent(s): ENGL 514, ENGL 514H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Martin McKinsey
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 107
Additional Course Details: 

This course satisfies the Modern Litereature Foundational Survey requirement for English Majors. 

This course satisifes a Post-1800 Literature requirement for English Literature, English: TBD, English/Law 3+3, English/Journalism Majors. 

This is a required course for English Teaching majors. 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 516W (01) - American Literature II Money, Migration, and Modernity: Huck Finn to Beloved

American Lit II Money

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 14150
Students will discuss novels, plays, poems, and essays that address the difficult issues of national rebuilding, the temptations of a new consumer culture, the devastations of numerous wars fought overseas, and encounters with European, Jewish, Latin American, and Asian immigrants. Whether comparing nineteenth-century Huckleberry Finn with twentieth-century Beloved or making sense of modern and postmodern literary playfulness, students will become thoughtful readers and writers.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 516, ENGL 516H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Lawrence Beemer
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 108
Additional Course Details: 

This course satisfies the Modern Litereature Foundational Survey requirement for English Majors. 

This course satisifes a Post-1800 Literature requirement for English Literature, English: TBD, English/Law 3+3, English/Journalism Majors. 

This is a required course for English Teaching majors. 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 526 (01) - Introduction to Fiction Writing

Intro to Fiction Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 10940
Writing fiction asks us to say: who am I? What's happening in the world around me? Awakening to the story in your life, and thus to your own imagination, will change your life. Repeatedly, we see fiction writers find their power as creative people. You might become the head of a major corporation! You might just write a great novel or short story. Or just be happier. Join us: write stories, change your life.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Clark Knowles
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 9:40am - 11:00am HS 107
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 526 (02) - Introduction to Fiction Writing

Intro to Fiction Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11865
Writing fiction asks us to say: who am I? What's happening in the world around me? Awakening to the story in your life, and thus to your own imagination, will change your life. Repeatedly, we see fiction writers find their power as creative people. You might become the head of a major corporation! You might just write a great novel or short story. Or just be happier. Join us: write stories, change your life.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Clark Knowles
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 107
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 526 (03) - Introduction to Fiction Writing

Intro to Fiction Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 12508
Writing fiction asks us to say: who am I? What's happening in the world around me? Awakening to the story in your life, and thus to your own imagination, will change your life. Repeatedly, we see fiction writers find their power as creative people. You might become the head of a major corporation! You might just write a great novel or short story. Or just be happier. Join us: write stories, change your life.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Clark Knowles
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 107
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 526 (04) - Introduction to Fiction Writing

Intro to Fiction Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16834
Writing fiction asks us to say: who am I? What's happening in the world around me? Awakening to the story in your life, and thus to your own imagination, will change your life. Repeatedly, we see fiction writers find their power as creative people. You might become the head of a major corporation! You might just write a great novel or short story. Or just be happier. Join us: write stories, change your life.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm HS 340
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 527 (01) - Introduction to Poetry Writing

Intro to Poetry Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 13165
Writing poetry is training for life - its practice deepens both the liveliness and rigor of the mind. This course is run in a workshop/discussion format - it uses innovative exercises, guided prompts, language games, and readings that teach the basics of craft, while showing you how to think like a writer, opening up to the pleasures and surprises of the creative process. No prior experience necessary.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: David Blair
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 126
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 527 (02) - Introduction to Poetry Writing

Intro to Poetry Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 10941
Writing poetry is training for life - its practice deepens both the liveliness and rigor of the mind. This course is run in a workshop/discussion format - it uses innovative exercises, guided prompts, language games, and readings that teach the basics of craft, while showing you how to think like a writer, opening up to the pleasures and surprises of the creative process. No prior experience necessary.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Shelley Girdner
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 102
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 527 (03) - Introduction to Poetry Writing

Intro to Poetry Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 12509
Writing poetry is training for life - its practice deepens both the liveliness and rigor of the mind. This course is run in a workshop/discussion format - it uses innovative exercises, guided prompts, language games, and readings that teach the basics of craft, while showing you how to think like a writer, opening up to the pleasures and surprises of the creative process. No prior experience necessary.
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 401 or ENGL 401H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: Derek Dew
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HS 124
Durham   Liberal Arts :: English

ENGL 533 (01) - Introduction to Film Studies

Intro to Film Studies

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 10824
A survey of the international development of the motion picture from the silent period to the present, emphasizing film's narrative practices. Introduces students to the study of the art, history, technology, economics, and theory of cinema. Films and film makers of various nations, periods, movements, and genres examined.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 533H, ENGL 533W
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Delia Konzett
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS G34
Additional Course Details: 

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A survey of the international development of film from the early and silent periods to the present. The course examines films and filmmakers from various nations, periods, movements, and genres, including German Expressionism, Soviet Montage, French New Wave, American Independent Cinema, film noir, documentary, avant-garde, and music video. Special attention will be given to the Classical Hollywood system as well as methods of close formal analysis based on the critical and technical vocabulary of the field. Topics will explore the narrative and ideological practices of cinema and how they establish, revise, and subvert filmic conventions. Other topics include film history, economic/commercial aspects of the film industry, and basic film theory. We will also discuss film as both an artistic and popular medium. No additional screenings outside of class time.

This course satisfies the "Genres or Theory" requirement for English majors.

This course may count towards the "Two 500-Level Introductory Courses" requirement for English Literature majors. 

This course satisfies the "One English Department Course in Writing, Linguistics, Critical Theory, Film or Literature" requirement for English Teaching majors. 

This course satisfies the "One additional 500/600/700 level English course" requirement for English/Journalism majors.