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Pedagogy (2017) 17 (3): 513–523.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Erica Gene Delsandro This article examines how the popular television series Downton Abbey , functioning in tandem with twentieth-century novels, provides students with a cultural forum that opens up a cultural, literary, and historical period that would otherwise remain distant. By encouraging...
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Pedagogy (2008) 8 (1): 115–133.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Totten    Edith Wharton as a Short Story Writer  121 strated as much by reading Wharton within the early-twentieth-century clash between highbrow and middlebrow culture. While Thompson focuses on Wharton’s later novels and Ammons also focuses on Wharton’s novel-length fiction in her extended...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (2): 271–275.
Published: 01 April 2002
... situation. It takes two to teach. Jacques Barzun (1945: 43) One book that speaks helpfully about teaching in the twentieth century is Jacques Barzun s Teacher in America. Wise with the experiences of a writer who was also a philosopher, Barzun s extended essay both describes and explores what pedagogy...
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Pedagogy (2009) 9 (2): 381–384.
Published: 01 April 2009
... teaches upper division and graduate courses in twentieth-century American literature. She has published on many twentieth-century writ- ers, including William Carlos Williams, A. R. Ammons, Alice Munro, Ann Beattie, and William Trevor. She is currently completing a book on Kenneth Burke...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 358–361.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., push against various forms of discrimination in the first part of the twentieth century orms of  —prejudice f that continue to affect us today. However, in an 358 dagogy  pe era when most students no longer read novels and poems as their primary forms of cultural engagement, how do we make...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 409–412.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... Kirsten Bartholomew Ortega is assistant professor of contemporary American poetry studies at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. She teaches courses in contemporary poetry studies, twentiethcentury American lit- erature, and African American literature, including a senior seminar...
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Pedagogy (2017) 17 (3): 541–547.
Published: 01 October 2017
... of Erich Maria Remarque are based on the authority of the flesh-witness. To test Harari's claims, I invited ROTC officers to speak to students enrolled in a course titled British Literature: The Twentieth Century about their military experience. The juxtaposition of Harari's research and the officers...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 370–373.
Published: 01 April 2015
... interdisciplinary course titled August Wilson’s Twentieth Century: Texts, Contexts, and Performances. Aimed at synthesizing multiple disciplines in the context of a fifteen-­week focus on August Wilson’s oeuvre, the course involved my providing students with approaches to exploring African Ameri- can...
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Pedagogy (2008) 8 (1): 25–42.
Published: 01 January 2008
... autonomy of literary forms, one might appropriately teach a history of the novel from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries assigning only novels. Such a course might bracket historical context, but still there is a certain validity in focusing on the history of the genre and its codes...
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Pedagogy (2010) 10 (3): 535–553.
Published: 01 October 2010
... solidified the literary-­historical presence of Miguel de Unamuno, for example. His 1914 novel Niebla (Mist) is the best- represented twentiethcentury work of fiction in the Peninsular Spanish read- ing list canon. Brown    Constructing Our Pedagogical Canons  543...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 374–377.
Published: 01 April 2015
... begin with toasts of the early twentieth century because the language and rhymes are accessible. I contrast the popu- 374  pedagogy lar twentiethcentury toast “Shine and the Titanic” with the contemporary hip-­hop lyrics of Mos Def’s “Blue Black Jack” to demonstrate, both past and present...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 366–370.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Johnson’s The Autobiography of an Ex-­Colored Man (1912) in my Harlem Renaissance course. This unusual combination mani- fested after I experienced the challenge of team teaching an undergraduate interdisciplinary course titled August Wilson’s Twentieth Century: Texts, Contexts, and Performances...
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Pedagogy (2016) 16 (2): 356–367.
Published: 01 April 2016
... to be more monstrous than the characters explicitly identified as monsters, which is of course one of the major points of these novels. In the next reading section, the class studied how Victorian depic- tions of monsters carried over into twentiethcentury American fiction. In our class...
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Pedagogy (2017) 17 (3): 571–574.
Published: 01 October 2017
...); The Poets’ Dante: TwentiethCentury Reflections (2001), coedited with Rachel Jacoff; andDante: A Brief History (2006). Dante features as well in his expan- sion of his 2007 Beecher Lectures on Preaching in Undiscovered Country: Imagining the World to Come (2009). It was his privilege to join Brenda...
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Pedagogy (2010) 10 (1): 229–240.
Published: 01 January 2010
... media, including other printed media as well as oratory, theater, film, video, and digital textuality. My particular spe- cialization in modernism — the literature and culture of the late nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth — has given me a special sense of these matters, because...
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Pedagogy (2014) 14 (3): 581–583.
Published: 01 October 2014
... 199 Peary, Alexandria | The Hidden Ethos Inside Process Pedagogy 289 Raymond, Richard C. | Considering Claims and Finding One’s Place: Teaching Students to Read TwentiethCentury American Poetry   251 Reich, Paul D., and Emily Russell | Taking the Text on a Road Trip...
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Pedagogy (2004) 4 (2): 349–352.
Published: 01 April 2004
.... Patricia Foster just returned to Iowa from a semester s teaching at Paul Valéry University in southern France, land of fizzy vitamins, tiny cars, pink flamingoes, and white horses. While there, she taught contemporary women s autobiography and twentieth-century American literature to French undergraduates...
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Pedagogy (2010) 10 (1): 217–228.
Published: 01 January 2010
... . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. ———. 2007a . “Estranging Unreliability, Bonding Unreliability, and the Ethics of Lolita.” Narrative 15 : 222 –38. Rpt. in Narrative Unreliability in the Twentieth-Century First-Person Novel, ed. Elke D'hoker and Gunther Martens, 7–28. Berlin: Walter de...
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Pedagogy (2020) 20 (2): 397–400.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of English at Rutgers University. Her first book, Illness as Narrative (2012), charts the emergence of personal and literary writing about illness in the twentieth century. She has just completed the second edition of Habits of the Creative Mind (2019), a collection of essays about learning to write...
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Pedagogy (2021) 21 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2021
... in the context of American slavery, the Jim Crow era, or its representation in a variety of American literature.12 To address these gaps, I had students read a series of early twentieth- century newspaper articles on passing along with the first section of the novel. These selections, taken from Passing...