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Gordon Grice

Instructor of English
Hours
(Spring 2019) Online Consultation

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.

Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ENGL 201 - W01 Science Fiction Origins - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

22433 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Gordon D. Grice

Dinosaurs, aliens, and invisible monsters invade literature for the first time, trailing new ideas and fresh techniques. We’ll learn what science fiction really is and why it swept like a death ray across the Victorian world. Authors might include Edgar Allan Poe, H. G. Wells, and H. P. Lovecraft. The writing load for this fully online 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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Summer 2019 Courses

Summer 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ENGL 203 - W01 Horrors of the Haunted Summer - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

30372 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Gordon D. Grice

1816: Famous writers and their friends gather at Lake Geneva for history’s most fruitful writing workshop. Results: vampires, the Frankenstein Monster, and a legacy of fear. In this fully online class, we’ll read what Lord Byron and the Shelleys read, what they wrote—and what they inspired. 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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Fall 2019 Courses

Fall 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ENGL 203 - W01 Red in Tooth and Claw - - - - - - - -

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Course Registration Number:

42688 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Gordon D. Grice

Literature takes a walk on the wild side when men and women clash with deadly carnivores. We’ll read vintage tales by fiction writers, hunters, and naturalists for the surprising light they throw on race, gender, ecology, and even religion. Authors may include Erckmann-Chatrian, Ambrose Bierce, and Arthur Conan Doyle. The writing load for this fully online course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the WAC Writing Intensive requirement.

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ENGL 203 - W02 Red in Tooth and Claw - - - - - - - -

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Time of Day:

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Course Registration Number:

42689 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Gordon D. Grice

Literature takes a walk on the wild side when men and women clash with deadly carnivores. We’ll read vintage tales by fiction writers, hunters, and naturalists for the surprising light they throw on race, gender, ecology, and even religion. Authors may include Erckmann-Chatrian, Ambrose Bierce, and Arthur Conan Doyle. The writing load for this fully online course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the WAC Writing Intensive requirement.

Schedule Details

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