1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
Maria H. Lima has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1992.
M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
M.Ed., Towson State University
B.A., Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Fall 2015 Classes
ENGL 203: Rdr&Txt:ReadingTransnationally
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.
A study of representative novels emphasizing the development of the Anglophone novel as a literary form. Course topics include The Rise of the Novel; the Picaresque Novel in English; the Nineteenth-Ce
ntury British Novel; Dandyism and the Novel; the American Civil War Novel; The Novel during the Interwar Period; and the Black British Novel. (May be taken twice for credit under different subtitles.)Offered when demand is sufficient. Prerequisites: ENGL 203 or permission of instructor.