Fall 2019 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions

Instructor
Brewer, Kenneth
Discipline and Number
LIT 3339 Section 001
Day
MW Time 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Course Title
Writing in Literary Studies

Description of Course:

This course focuses on academic writing in literary studies. Students will write in scholarly genres including the abstract, the scholarly article, and the book review. Particular emphasis will be on writing in the new digital age of literary studies, from marking up texts to building scholarly websites.

Required Texts:

These are subject to change. Please consult Coursebook for syllabus or instructor.

Textbooks:
*They Say, I Say.: The Moves that Matter in Academic Writing.* Graff and Birkenstein. Fourth Edition.

*The Craft of Research.* Booth, Colomb, Williams. Fourth Edition.

Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:

Short writings, one research paper, Web project.

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