Teaching

Courses Taught

Hobby Histories

Renaissance Book Wheel (from http://kathiiberens.com/2013/05/15/dh306-a/)

 At Emory University

Hobbies and the Self: From Greeks to Geeks renaissance tennis

In this English 101 expository writing class, students explored themes of selfhood and desire via traditional research papers, presentations, and web projects.

 

Bad Influencesmonstor book

In this English 181 expository writing class, students used visually-driven presentations, web composition, and researched works of literary analysis to explore questions of censorship and influence.

Arden FrontispieceShakespeare and Games

In English 210W, a writing intensive “Major Authors” course, students reflect upon the formal and thematic characteristics of Renaissance pastimes in the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries.