ENGL 1158

ENGL 1158

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Topics and reading lists vary from section to section, but all will engage in some way with an aspect of American culture. Some sections may deal with fiction, poetry, film, or drama, and many include a mix of literary genres. Students will practice close, attentive, and imaginative reading and writing. Consult the John S. Knight Institute Current Courses webpage to access current year offerings, instructors and section descriptions.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Satisfies Requirement First-Year Writing Seminar.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Why are We Here or the Purpose of Education

  • 18818ENGL 1158  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Strickland, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Age of the Remake

  • 18819ENGL 1158  SEM 102

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Stamatiades, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: The Myth of the American Teenager

  • 18820ENGL 1158  SEM 103

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pattison, C

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pattison, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Fictions of Attention

  • 18821ENGL 1158  SEM 104

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • MacVeagh, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Imagining Better Worlds

  • 18822ENGL 1158  SEM 105

    • RMcgraw Hall 165
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Thompson, B

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Thompson, B

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Democracy in Hamilton's America

  • 18823ENGL 1158  SEM 106

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Spires, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.