Tag: literary history

The Christian Feminist Podcast, Episode #140: Brave New World

Knowing Our experiences with the novel Neil Postman on why the novel is applicable to our lives Some historical background: Modernism, technology, governing social narratives, and bioethics Reading How this novel compares to other 20th-c. dystopias Sexuality divorced from reproduction The specter of Shakespeare and what books do for us What do they worship in…

Am I Interdisciplinary?

Students had been saying it for years, but it wasn’t until this semester┬áthat I started wondering what it really means when students say I’m not a “real” English professor. ┬áMost don’t mean it as a bad thing; they seem rather to enjoy the break, when they prepare for and attend my classes, from what they…