Skills nad Interests
Special Teaching Interests
  • American Literature
    • Colonial American literature
    • Early American drama
    • The Transcendentalists
    • Immigrant literature
    • Regional writers of the Midwest and West
    • Nature writers
    • Twentieth century drama
    • Twentieth century poetry
    • Literary adaptations
    • Authors of Special Interest: Walt Whitman, Edgar Allan Poe, Ezra Pound, Mary Warner, Phyllis Wheatley, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Susan Glaspell, Eugene O'Neill, Ernest Hemingway, Robert Frost, Herman Melville, Badger Clark

  • British Literature
    • Shakespeare
    • Seventeenth century drama
    • Romantic poetry
    • Twentieth century drama
    • Authors of Special Interest: Chaucer, Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Andrew Marvell, John Keats, Charles Dickens

  • Writing - Academic
    • Interdisciplinary Writing
    • Writing in Disciplines
    • Argumentative Writing
    • Literature Reviews

  • Writing - Creative
    • Playwriting
    • Poetry
    • Poetography

  • Writing - Pedagogy
    • Writing Centers
    • Online Literature and Writing Courses
    • Computer-Aided Writing Instruction
    • Writing Assessment (especially portfolios)
Professional Memberships

Languages
  • English
  • Spanish (reading proficiency)
  • Italian (reading proficiency)
Computer Skills
  • Word Processing: Microsoft Word, MacWrite
  • Desktop Publishing: Pagemaker, MacDraw
  • Spreadsheet: Excel
  • Writing Tutorials: Daedalus, Writer's Helper, Queue
International Travel
  • Japan - 1989
  • England - 1979
  • Mexico - 1994
  • Canada - 1986

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Created 11.26.97 Last Updated: 11.26.97