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Upcoming Courses | Catalog and Rotation| Course Archive

Fall Semester 2017

The following descriptions of individual courses and sections supplement the general catalog descriptions. For the complete registration listings with CRNs and prerequisites, see the official schedule.

Composition I and Honors Program

  • ENGLISH 100: Composition I
  • ENGLISH 100A: Honors Program. Contact the Honors Office at 956-8391 for information.
  • ENGLISH 190: Composition I for Transfer Students to UH Manoa

ENG 100(1): Composition I

Instructor: Tracy Cissell

Time: MWF 7:30-8:20

Crn: 70977

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(2): Composition I (Instructor: Michael Weems)

Instructor: TBD

Time: MWF 7:30-8:20

Crn: 75223

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(3): Composition I

Instructor: Dax Garcia

Time: MWF 7:30-8:20

Crn: 73491

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(4): Composition I

Instructor: Scott Kaalele

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 73060

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(5): Composition I

Instructor: Tracy Cissell

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 74796

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(6): Composition I (Instructor: Michael Weems)

Instructor: TBD

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 74795

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(7): Composition I

Instructor: Cornelius Rubsamen

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 77147

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(8): Composition I

Instructor: Jee Young (Vera) Lee

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 70979

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(9): Composition I

Instructor: Joseph Han

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 70986

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(10): Composition I

Instructor: Dax Garcia

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 74797

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(11): Composition I

Instructor: Steven Holmes

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 74803

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(12): Composition I

Instructor: Julia Wieting

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 73709

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(13): Composition I

Instructor: Nicole Kurashige

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 73437

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(14): Composition I

Instructor: Quynh Vo

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 73708

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(15): Composition I

Instructor: Norman "T-Man" Thompson

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 73544

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(16): Composition I

Instructor: Noʻu Revilla

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 70980

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(17): Composition I

Instructor: Steven Holmes

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 70978

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(18): Composition I

Instructor: Kapena Landgraf

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 74798

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(19): Composition I

Instructor: Ida Yoshinaga

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 70982

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(20): Composition I

Instructor: Ida Yoshinaga

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 78574

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(21): Composition I

Instructor: Amalia Bueno

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 70983

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(22): Composition I

Instructor: Michael Pak

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 70988

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(23): Composition I

Instructor: TBD

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 74799

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(24): Composition I

Instructor: Lane "LaneSki" Davey

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 74804

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(25): Composition I

Instructor: Noʻu Revilla

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 70990

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(26): Composition I

Instructor: Kapena Landgraf

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 74802

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(27): Composition I

Instructor: Amanda Silliman

Time: MWF 2:30-3:20

Crn: 75224

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(28): Composition I

Instructor: Jade Higa

Time: MWF 2:30-3:20

Crn: 72634

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(29): Composition I

Instructor: Avree Ito-Fujita

Time: TR 7:30-8:45

Crn: 74806

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(30): Composition I

Instructor: TBD

Time: TR 7:30-8:45

Crn: 72988

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(31): Composition I

Instructor: Janet Graham

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 73438

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(32): Composition I

Instructor: LynleyShimat Lys

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 74805

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(33): Composition I

Instructor: Amanda Christie

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 75845

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(34): Composition I

Instructor: Caryn Lesuma

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 73710

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(35): Composition I

Instructor: Cameron Mahealani Ahia

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 70989

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(36): Composition I

Instructor: Lyz Soto

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 70987

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(37): Composition I

Instructor: TBD

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 70981

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(38): Composition I

Instructor: John Gagnon

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 70985

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(39): Composition I

Instructor: Leora Kava

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 77521

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(40): Composition I

Instructor: Britton Brooks

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 72989

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(41): Composition I

Instructor: Wyatt Souza

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 73553

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(42): Composition I

Instructor: Kristina Togafau

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 73735

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(43): Composition I

Instructor: Lauren Nishimura

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 70984

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(44): Composition I

Instructor: Steven Gin

Time: Online -TBA

Crn: 76422

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100(45): Composition I

Instructor: Steven Gin

Time: Online -TBA

Crn: 76423

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100A(1): Composition I

Instructor: Karyl Garland

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 78151

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100A(2): Composition I

Instructor: Jade Higa

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 70991

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 100A(3): Composition I

Instructor: Britton Brooks

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 76410

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


ENG 190(2): Composition I for Transfers

Instructor: Janet Graham

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 74807

Focus: FW

Description: Read the description


Composition II


ENG 200(1): Composition II

Instructor: Cornelius Rubsamen

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 77406

Focus: NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 200(2): Composition II

Instructor: Michael Pak

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 74580

Focus: NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 200(3): Composition II

Instructor: Amanda Christie

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 74423

Focus: NI

Description: Read the description


Introduction to Literature Descriptions

  • ENG 270 Introduction to Literature: Literary History
  • ENG 271 Introduction to Literature: Genre
  • ENG 272 Introduction to Literature: Culture and Literature
  • ENG 273 Introduction to Literature: Creative Writing and Literature

All ENG 270-273 classes require a substantial amount of writing and are designated as Writing Intensive (W). In compliance with the Focus Hallmarks for Writing Intensive classes, you will produce a least 16 pages or 4,000 words in these classes


ENG 270(1): Lit History: Literature and Environment

Instructor: Britton Brooks

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 73176

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 270(2): Lit History: The Queer Eighteenth Century

Instructor: Jade Higa

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 73711

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 270(3): Lit History: Literature and the Question of Justice

Instructor: Derrick Higginbotham

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 75844

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 270(4): Lit History: Fantasy Literature

Instructor: Cynthia Tsai

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 79336

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 270(5): Lit History: Monsters in British Literature

Instructor: Kristin McAndrews

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 79944

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 271(1): Genre: Science Fiction

Instructor: John Rieder

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 75225

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 271(2): Genre: Mysteries and Who Dunnits

Instructor: Ruth Y. Hsu

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 76407

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 271(3): Genre: Between Safety and Danger

Instructor: N. Chandra

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 74069

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 271(4): Genre: Poetry and Drama

Instructor: Jonathan Morse

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 75858

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 271(5): Genre: American Short Story

Instructor: Rain Wright

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 73177

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 272(1): Lit & Culture: Voodoo ad Literature

Instructor: Cynthia Ward

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 74808

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 272(3): Lit & Culture: Asian American Poetry

Instructor: Jee Young (Vera) Lee

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 76993

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 272(4): Lit & Culture: Mele as Poetry

Instructor: Kuualoha Hoomanawanui

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 78390

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 272(5): Lit & Culture: Writing as Healing

Instructor: Joshua Lazarus

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 76336

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 273(1): Creative Writing: Lyric – Writing

Instructor: Rodney Morales

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 77094

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 273(2): Creative Writing: Writing Resistance

Instructor: LynleyShimat Lys

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 76994

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


ENG 273(3): Creative Writing: Poetry and Activism

Instructor: Leora Kava

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 77093

Focus: DL, NI

Description: Read the description


300-Level Descriptions

English majors should see their department advisor for information and assistance. If you are interested in declaring English as your major, sign up for an orientation session by stopping by Kuykendall 402 or calling 956-7619.


ENG 303(1): Modern English Grammar

Instructor: Daphne Desser

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 76995

Focus: DH

Description: Read the description


ENG 306(1): Argumentative Writing I

Instructor: TBD

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 74417

Focus: WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 306(2): Argumentative Writing I

Instructor: Steven Holmes

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 76338

Focus: WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 307(1): Rhetoric, Composition, and Computers

Instructor: P. Darin Payne

Time: T 2:30-5:00

Crn: 75226

Focus:

Description: Read the description


ENG 311(1): Autobiographical Writing

Instructor: Daphne Desser

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 76997

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(2): Creative Writing

Instructor: Gary Pak

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 77411

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(3): Creative Writing

Instructor: Noʻu Revilla

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 70994

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(4): Creative Writing

Instructor: Julia Wieting

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 75222

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(5): Creative Writing

Instructor: TBD

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 70995

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(6): Creative Writing

Instructor: Aiko Yamashiro

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 70992

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 313(7): Creative Writing

Instructor: Lyz Soto

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 77468

Focus: DA, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 320(1): Introduction to English Studies

Instructor: Paul Lyons

Time: MWF 8:30-9:20

Crn: 70998

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 320(2): Introduction to English Studies

Instructor: Cynthia Ward

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 70997

Focus: DL, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 320(3): Introduction to English Studies

Instructor: Candace Fujikane

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 70996

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 330(1): Medieval Literature

Instructor: Derrick Higginbotham

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 75227

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 333(1): 19th Century Literature in English (Except American)

Instructor: Anna Feuerstein

Time: TR 9:00-10:15

Crn: 78535

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 337(1): American Literature Mid-19th to Mid-20th Century

Instructor: James Caron

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 75217

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 338(1): American Literature Since Mid-20th Century

Instructor: Shawna Yang Ryan

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 76340

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 360(1): Prose Fiction

Instructor: N. Chandra

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 79264

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 363(1): Film

Instructor: Glenn Man

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 76998

Focus: DH

Description: Read the description


ENG 369(1): The Novel

Instructor: James Caron

Time: MWF 9:30-10:20

Crn: 78983

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 370(1): Literatures of Hawai’i

Instructor: Candace Fujikane

Time: MWF 12:30-1:20

Crn: 71000

Focus: DL, HAP

Description: Read the description


ENG 371(1): Literature of the Pacific

Instructor: Paul Lyons

Time: MWF 11:30-12:20

Crn: 75846

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 373(1): African American Literature

Instructor: Jack Taylor

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 78929

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 376(1): Philippine Literature and Folklore in Translation

Instructor: TBD

Time: M 3:00-5:30

Crn: 74959

Focus: DL, OC, WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 383(1): Children’s Literature

Instructor: Caryn Lesuma

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 77907

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


400-Level Descriptions

English majors should see their department advisor for information and assistance. If you are interested in declaring English as your major, sign up for an orientation session by stopping by Kuykendall 402 or calling 956-7619.

Please note the following:

Qualified non-Honors students may enroll in ENG 491/492 on a space-available basis with the permission of the instructor or of the English Department's Honors Director. Email Professor James Caron at caron@hawaii.edu for more information.

All 400-level “Studies” courses are designed to have a significant research component and are designated as Writing Intensive (WI). In compliance with the Focus Hallmarks for Writing Intensive classes, you will produce a least 16 pages or 4,000 words in these classes.

For a list of Studies and Single Author courses to be offered for the next two years, see the "Upcoming" courses page.


ENG 406(1): Argumentative Writing II

Instructor: John Gagnon

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 79486

Focus: WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 408(1): Professional Editing

Instructor: Karyl Garland

Time: F 2:30-5:00

Crn: 74562

Focus:

Description: Read the description


ENG 413(1): Form and Theory of Fiction

Instructor: Gary Pak

Time: MW 11:30-12:45

Crn: 79465

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 420(1): Studies in Literature and Culture: Fiction and Financial Crisis

Instructor: John David Zuern

Time: Online -TBA

Crn: 79765

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 445(1): William Shakespeare

Instructor: Reed Dasenbrock

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 71002

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 447(1): John Milton

Instructor: Todd Sammons

Time: MWF 10:30-11:20

Crn: 78931

Focus: DL

Description: Read the description


ENG 461(1): Studies in Poetry: Poetry’s Forms

Instructor: Jonathan Morse

Time: TR 10:30-11:45

Crn: 77520

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 470(1): Studies in Asian American and Asian Diaspora Literatures

Instructor: Ruth Y. Hsu

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 78917

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 480(1): Studies in Literature and Folklore: Art, Culture and Cuisine

Instructor: Kristin McAndrews

Time: TR 12:00-1:15

Crn: 78918

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 482(1): Studies in Literature and Sexuality and Gender: Representations of Romance

Instructor: Cynthia Franklin

Time: TR 1:30-2:45

Crn: 78919

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 491(1): (Senior Honors Seminar) Ben Jonson: Poet, Playwright, Critic

Instructor: Todd Sammons

Time: MWF 1:30-2:20

Crn: 78932

Focus: DL,WI

Description: Read the description


ENG 495(1): Internship

Instructor: John David Zuern

Time: TBA -

Crn: 74570

Focus:

Description: Read the description


Graduate-Level Descriptions

The concentration or requirement for which each course will count in the M.A. program is indicated to the right of its title:

  • HAP = Hawai‘i/Asia/Pacific content course requirement
  • CR = Composition and Rhetoric
  • CSAP = Cultural Studies in Asia/Pacific
  • CW = Creative Writing
  • LSE = Literary Studies in English

Classified graduate students in other departments of the University are welcome to enroll in graduate courses in English with the permission of the instructor.


ENG 605(1): Theory and Practice of Teaching Composition

Instructor: Sarah Allen

Time: M 6:30-9:00

Crn: 72635

Focus: CR

Description: Read the description


ENG 613B(1): Graduate Poetry Workshop: Introduction to Contemporary Poetry & Its Production

Instructor: Susan M. Schultz

Time: W 3:30-6:00

Crn: 79265

Focus: CW

Description: Read the description


ENG 625B(1): Theories and Methods of Literary Study

Instructor: Jack Taylor

Time: M 3:30-6:00

Crn: 74420

Focus: LSE

Description: Read the description


ENG 625C(1): Introduction to Composition & Rhetoric

Instructor: Georganne Nordstrom

Time: T 6:30-9:00

Crn: 78201

Focus: CR

Description: Read the description


ENG 625D(1): Foundations of Creative Writing

Instructor: Shawna Yang Ryan

Time: R 6:30-9:00

Crn: 74421

Focus: CW

Description: Read the description


ENG 625E(1): Theories in Cultural Studies

Instructor: Cristina Bacchilega

Time: W 6:30-9:00

Crn: 74422

Focus: CSAP

Description: Read the description


ENG 716B(1): Seminar in Techniques in Fiction: Noir & Contemporary Society

Instructor: Rodney Morales

Time: T 3:30-6:00

Crn: 78924

Focus: CW/LSE

Description: Read the description


ENG 760O(1): Seminar in Literary Genres: The Politics of the Victorian Novel

Instructor: Anna Feuerstein

Time: W 3:30-6:00

Crn: 78927

Focus: LSE, Pre-1900

Description: Read the description


ENG 763(1): Seminar in Film Theory and Criticism: Contemporary Film Theory and Criticism

Instructor: Glenn Man

Time: F 3:30-6:00

Crn: 78928

Focus: CSAP/LSE

Description: Read the description


ENG 773(1): Seminar in Hawaiian Literature: Ka Piko Palapala Hawai‘i: Foundations of Hawaiian Literature

Instructor: Kuualoha Hoomanawanui

Time: T 3:30-6:00

Crn: 75234

Focus: CSAP/LSE, HAP

Description: Read the description


ENG 775(1): Seminar in Cultural Studies: Queer Studies, & Questions of Race, Class, Nation & Genre

Instructor: Cynthia Franklin

Time: T 6:30-9:00

Crn: 77003

Focus: CSAP/LSE

Description: Read the description