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Listed below are some UW - Madison courses I have taught, with links provided to sample syllabi.

 

English 215: Survey of British Literature to ca. 1800. 

syllabus, fall 2010.

English 320: Old English. Cross-listed with Medieval Studies. 3 credits.

sample syllabus.

English 359: Beowulf.  Crosslisted with Medieval Studies.

sample syllabus.

English 360: The Anglo-Saxons. Crosslisted with History, Medieval Studies, and Religious Studies.

sample syllabus.

English 367: Chaucer.

sample syllabus.

English 518: The Scottish Tradition (crosslisted with Folklore)

syllabus, fall 2010.

English 563 : Studies in Narrative Literature: The Ballad, Fall 2002 (crosslisted with Folklore).

sample syllabus

English 724 : Theory of Oral Narrative, Spring 2001 (crosslisted with Folklore).

sample syllabus.

 

English 795: Directed Group Study: Literature and Law in Early Medieval Britain.

English 795: Special Topics: Robin Hood: The Early Sources for the Legend.

English 795: Special Topics: The Shaping of History in Early Medieval Britain.


English 950: Graduate seminar. The Discovery and Invention of Old English Literature.  Taught in conjunction with a Newberry Library seminar on that same topic, running for 10 weeks from January 7 to March 11, 2005. 

Syllabus.


 

 

 

 
 

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