One of my professional goals is to teach English/Literature at the Community College level. Students at this level of education are often overlooked and swept to the side, when they should be students that are nurtured and supported the most. Below are course topics and other resources for courses that I would like to teach. To request formal documentation or other course materials please email Course are, in general, a work in progress. =

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Course Topics :

Suggested Reading: A Princess of Mars; The Gods of Mars; The Warlord of Mars; The Master Mind of Mars; Tarzan of the Apes; Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar; The Land that Time Forgot; The War Chief; The Outlaw of Torn; The Mucker; At the Earth’s Core; The Return of Tarzan; The Son of Tarzan; Thuvia, Maid of Mars;

American Realism

Course Topics:

Suggested Reading: Tom Sawyer; The Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass; Uncle Tom’s Cabin; Bartelby the scrivener; Maggie: Girl of the Streets; The Love Song of Alfred J. Prufrock; The Awakening; McTeage; To Kill a Mockingbird; Leaves of Grass; To Build a Fire; Whose Names are Unknown

WW II and Literature’s Aristocrats

Course Topics:

Suggested Reading: The Count of Monte Cristo, Treasure Island, King Solomon’s Mines; A Princess of Mars; The Great Gatsby; The Hobbit; Ben-Hur; A Tale of the Christ; The Return of the King; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows; The Princess Bride; Catching Fire; The Last Olympian; The Red Pyramid

Nature Writing

Course Topics:

Suggested Readings:The Pioneers; Nature; The Maine Woods; Specimen Days; A White Heron; To Build a Fire