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  • Mark Twain
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • American Civil War/History

Ed Gillin

Professor of


Welles 232B
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Ed Gillin has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1988.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D., Brown University
  • M.A., Colorado State University
  • B.A., Duquesne University
Fall 2016 Classes

ENGL 329:
AmVis:Thoreau-Harding Proj (6)

    A critical study of a theme, movement, or special subject matter of some consequence in the cultural tradition of the United States. Representative offerings might include The Environmental Spirit, Wo
    men Writers and Social Reform, Film Heroes, The Puritan Legacy, and The Graphic Novel. (May be taken twice for credit under different subtitles.) Prerequisite: ENGL 203. Offered every fall
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HUMN 220:
H/Western Humanities I

    A search for moral, social, and political alternatives and meaning embodied in the institutions, culture, and literature of Western Civilization from the beginnings to 1600. The course is factual as w
    ell as conceptual, including a narrative history of the period covered.
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