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  • Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature
  • Literature of the American Civil War and Reconstruction
  • Women's Writing and Feminist Theory
  • African-American Literature
  • Cultural Studies and Cultural Theory
 

Alice Rutkowski

Associate Professor

of English

Welles 230
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5290
rutkowsk@geneseo.edu

Alice Rutowski

Alice Rutkowski has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2003.

Faculty Information

Education

  • M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
  • B.A., SUNY Binghamton
Fall 2015 Classes

ENGL 329:
AmerVis:Civil War & Literature

    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 221:
H/Western Humanities II

    A search for moral, social, and political alternatives and meaning embodied in the institutions, culture, and literature of Western Civilization from 1600 to the present. The course is factual as well
    as conceptual, including a narrative history of the period covered. Prerequisite: Humn 220.
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WMST 100:
Intro to Women's Studies

    This course is an introduction to the study of women and gender using interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary approaches. It will include a feminist analysis of the construction and enforcement of g
    ender differences and gender inequalities in various contexts, with an emphasis on the intersection of race, class, sexuality, and nationality in the lives of women. Topics include but are not limited to: historical constructions of gender, feminist activism, women's issues in global perspective, women's health and reproductive rights, media representations of gender, domestic violence and sexual assault, and feminist theories. Offered: every spring
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