Gordon Grice portrait

Gordon Grice

Instructor of English
Office
JRC 314
Hours
(Fall 2017) T/R 5:00-6:00pm; also by appointment
Phone
(651) 962-5694

I’m the author of five books on wildlife and biology and have written on those subjects for magazines like The New Yorker and Harper’s. Animals often turn up in the texts I choose for my classes. I’ve also taught courses on classic monster stories, Shakespeare, and the art of nonfiction.

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ENGL 203 - W14 Horrors of the Haunted Summer - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 SCB 329
CRN: 42553 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gordon D. Grice In 1816, famous authors and their friends gathered at Lake Geneva for history’s most fruitful writing workshop. Results: vampires, the Frankenstein Monster, a few dark poems, and a legacy of fear. We’ll read what Byron and the Shelley's read—and what they wrote. The writing load for this course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum Writing Intensive requirement.

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ENGL 203 - W15 Horrors of the Haunted Summer - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 SCB 101
CRN: 42555 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gordon D. Grice In 1816, famous authors and their friends gathered at Lake Geneva for history’s most fruitful writing workshop. Results: vampires, the Frankenstein Monster, a few dark poems, and a legacy of fear. We’ll read what Byron and the Shelley's read—and what they wrote. The writing load for this course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum Writing Intensive requirement.

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ENGL 201 - W01 Thrilling Tales of Adventure - - - - - - - -
CRN: 22381 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gordon D. Grice This fully online class will examine stories of men and women in quest of riches, relics, scientific discovery, or a new understanding of life. We'll read adventure tales in diverse genres--including fiction, poetry, and nonfiction--and along the way we'll consider what these stories have to say about clashing cultures and human need. Authors may include Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Elizabeth Gaskell, Joseph Conrad, and H. Rider Haggard. The writing load for this course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum Writing Intensive requirement.

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