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English 243/001 Speculative Fiction/Science Fiction (January 2021)

Science Fiction and Fantasy/Speculative Fiction – Term 2 12:00 p.m. Dr. Gisèle M. Baxter Canvas login | My website NOTE: This course will be Web-oriented: it will be fully online and delivered through Canvas. This status differs from that of courses developed … Continue reading

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English 362/001 19th-Century Studies (September 2020)

Victorian Literature – Term 1 MWF 2 p.m. NOTE: This course will be Web-oriented: it will be fully online and delivered through Canvas. This status differs from that of courses developed by CTLT and offered through Distance Learning. It also … Continue reading

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English 100/003 Reading and Writing About Literature (September 2020)

Reading and Writing About Literature – Term 1 MWF 11 a.m. NOTE: This course will be Web-oriented: it will be fully online and delivered through Canvas. This status differs from that of courses developed by CTLT and offered through Distance Learning. … Continue reading

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English 362/951 19th-Century Studies (Summer 2020)

UBC Summer 2020 Term 2 (July-August) NOTE: Like all Summer 2020 courses at UBC, this course will be Web-oriented: it will be fully online and delivered through Canvas. This status differs from that of online/distance education courses offered through CTLT. … 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 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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Why the Undead Walk Among Us: An Exploration of Zombies in Literature and Popular Culture (Student Directed Seminar)

Here is an abridged version of Kate Reilly’s description of this Student Directed Seminar, which I am sponsoring at UBC in Term 2 of the 2015-16 academic year. If you have any questions, please email Kate directly at kate_reilly@live.ca ASTU … Continue reading

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