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Below is a collection of essays and papers from my college days.

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From English 200 - "Introduction to Critical Reading"
with Dr. Nicholas Joukovsky

Analysis of The Sunlight on the Garden, by Louis MacNeice
Interpretation of Grace from Dubliners, by James Joyce
On Possession, by A. S. Byatt
Presentation of Criticism of Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley


From English 213 - "Introductory Poetry Writing"
with Jason Santalucia

An Introduction to Sharon Olds


From English 221w - "British Literature to 1798"
with Pat Nickinson

On John Donne and Metaphor
On Criticisms of Paradise Lost
On the Change in Writing from Maldon to Gawain 
On Paradise Lost, Book Three
On "The Ecstasy"


From English 222 - "British Literature after 1798"
with Dr. Nicholas Joukovsky

On Nature in Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley
On The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, by T.S. Eliot


From English 232w - "American Literature from 1865"
with Grace Sikorsky

Mark Twain and John Dos Passos On War
On American Education and Assimilation
On Feminism and "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Gilman


From English 261 - "Exploring Literary Genres"
with Distinguished Professor James L. W. West III

On The Maltese Falcon, by Dashiell Hammett
On William Faulkner’s "The Unvanquished"


From English 403 - "Poetry of the Great War"
with Dr. Robin Schulze

On Two Poems by Charles Hamilton Sorley
On "To Some of Our Editors"


From English 444 -"The Plays of Shakespeare"
with Dr. Michael Tiernan

On Sources of William Shakespeare's "King Lear"
An Introduction to King Lear by William Shakespeare

From English 446 -"The Major Works of John Milton"
with Dr. Laura Knoppers

On The Nativities of Adam and Eve In Paradise Lost, by John Milton

From English 487w - Senior Seminar "Literature of The Great War"
with Dr. Michael Morrison

On Combat by W. Roberts
On "The Waste Land" by T. S. Eliot  
- Senior Seminar Paper


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