Kirkwood Center for Online Writing (KCCCOW)
Bedford's/St. Martin's guide to research
"Quicker Liquor" in Slate.com
"The Grim Neurology of Teenage Drinking"
pdf of CQ Reasrcher "Drinking on Campus"
Iowa City Press-Citizen "Pro-21: ER Quieter, Arrests Down"
Cato Unbound: Is College Worth It
"If the BA is the Work of the Devil . . ."
"Charles Murray in Pursuit of Happiness"
Charles Murray, "Abolish the SAT"
pdf of CQResearcher, "The Value of a College Education"
Charles Murray, "College Daze"
"Which Colleges are Worth Your Investment" at PayScale
Judith Scott-Clayton, "Who Shouldn't Go To College"
Anthony P. Carnevale, Stephen J. Rose and Ban Cheah: "The Education
Payoff: Education, Occupations, Lifetime Earnings" (opens pdf)
Catherine Rampell, "College Graduates Fare Well in Job Market, Even Through Recession"
Matthew O'Brien, "Liberal Arts Majors Didn't Kill the Economy"
Sherwood Anderson, Winesburg, OhioHTMLonline
Willa Cather, My Ántonia
Willa Cather, "Paul's Case"
Toni Cade Bambara, "The Lesson"
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings"
"Un señor muy viejo con unas alas enormes"
Cynthia ozick, "The Shawl" (opens as doc)
Sherman Alexie, "What You Pawn I will Redeem" in The New Yorker
Kate Chopin, "The Story of an Hour" (pdf)
Amy Tan, "Two Kinds" (link to pdf) (also, link to html)
Courses I Teach:
Link to Angel
- Elements of Writing
- College Writing
- Composition I:
- Composition II
- L3 ELA Writing
- Forms of Literature: Fiction
- Forms of Literature: Nonfiction
- Forms of Literature: The Story Cycle
- Forms of Literature: Drama
- Literature and Culture: American Dreams
- Honors Project
B.A. with Honors in English University of Iowa
M.A. University of Iowa