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  • Modern American Literature
  • American Realism
  • Poetry
  • Humanities
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • 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
Spring 2016 Classes

ENGL 203:
Rdr & Text:Something Appealing

    An introduction to the discipline of English through the study of particular topics, issues, genres, or authors. Subtitles of ?Reader and Text? help students develop a working vocabulary for analyzing
    texts and relating texts to contexts; understand the theoretical questions that inform all critical conversations about textual meaning and value; and participate competently, as writers, in the ongoing conversation about texts and theory that constitutes English as a field of study.
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ENGL 458:
Major Authors:Emerson &Thoreau

    Comprehensive studies of the works of from one to three authors. (May be taken twice for credit under different subtitles.) Prerequisites: ENGL 203 or permission of instructor.