Welcome to the home page of an English course
at Bryn Mawr College (Spring semester, 2003).

TTh 10-11:30 Anne Dalke

Sharon Burgmayer, Grace

Big Books of American Literature:
Gender, Race And Class Explored ....

"Why should not we also enjoy an original relation to the universe?
Why should not we have a poetry and philosophy of insight
and not of tradition, and a religion of revelation to us,
and not to the history of theirs?"
--Ralph Waldo Emerson, "Nature"

On-Line Discussion Forum:
The Place of the U.S. in the World

Science and Spirit: Invitation Into a Conversation

*Course Forums

  1. Reading "Grace"
  2. (Re)imagining the Classroom
  3. Crying and Laughing at/with? Uncle Tom
  4. Filming Uncle Tom
  5. Encountering Moby-Dick
  6. Reading The Scarlet Letter
  7. Moby-Dick in the 20th & 21st Centuries
  8. The Scarlet Letter in the 20th & 21st Centuries
  9. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: then and now
  10. Is LIttle Women BIG Enough?
  11. The Awakening: A Woman's Book?
  12. Singing Ourselves
  13. Finale: What Have You Learned?
*"The Grace of Revision"

*Course Prospectus

*Course Syllabus