Monthly Archives: April 2019

Invisible to Visible: Symposium & Publication Exhibition of Contract Faculty Work at Congress 2019

CongressPoster_V4 Click the link to open the poster as a PDF; the Symposium will take place on June 4. My presentation, “‘Like a real girl: gaze, gender, and synthetic humans in Gothic science fiction” will develop the paper I gave … Continue reading

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English 364/001: 19th-Century Studies (September 2019)

19th-Century Studies – Term 1 MWF 12:00-1:00 p.m. – Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login Ghosts are Real (So are Vampires): 19th-Century Gothic Terror and Horror “Ghosts are real, this much I know” – Edith Cushing, Crimson Peak “There are such beings as vampires; … Continue reading

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English 243/001: Science Fiction and Fantasy/Speculative Fiction (September 2019)

Science Fiction and Fantasy/Speculative Fiction – Term 1 MWF 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login The Posthuman Prometheus: Frankenstein’s Legacy in the Artificial Humans of Speculative Fiction “Have you ever retired a human by mistake?” – Rachael … Continue reading

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English 110/034 Approaches to Literature (January 2020)

Approaches to Literature – Term 2 (034: TTh 2:00-3:30 p.m.) – Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login Literary Monsters and Monstrous Literature Rey: “You are a monster.” Kylo Ren: “Yes, I am.” – Star Wars: The Last Jedi “Deformed, unfinished, sent before … Continue reading

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English 100/016: Reading and Writing About Literature (January 2020)

Reading and Writing About Literature – Term 2 TTh 12:30-2:00 p.m. – Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login Haunted Houses “What is a ghost? A tragedy condemned to repeat itself time and again? An instant of pain, perhaps. Something dead which still seems … Continue reading

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English 301/001: Technical Writing (January 2020)

Technical Writing – Term 2 TTh 9:30-11:00 a.m. – Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login Now with added grammar! While 301 is not a course in remedial grammar, this section will provide both online Canvas-based writing resources and a two-week series of classroom-time workshops, designed to … Continue reading

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