|In Memoriam – Glyn Salton-Cox
The English Department is devastated to announce the death over the New Year of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox. To his family, loved ones, and friends here, in his native Britain, and throughout the world, we offer our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. Glyn was a brilliant scholar, a very popular teacher, and the kindest of colleagues.
The Department of English invites you to a commemoration of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox on Friday, March 3d, 2023.
We will gather in the Faculty Club’s Betty Elings Wells Pavilion at 3:00 pm and then move to the Terrace at 4:00 pm for a reception. Please let us know of any accessibility requests.
Royalists, Radicals, and the Transformation of the Transatlantic Anglophone World
- Course Number: ENGL 102BA
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- Quarter: Fall 2023
Readings in key texts representing the dramatic transformation of England and its American colonies from absolute monarchy to the emergence of a modern constitutional state. The course examines poetry by Spenser, Milton, and Bradstreet, philosophical essays by Hobbes and Locke, and narratives by Rowlandson and Franklin in the context of the Puritan Revolt, the Glorious Revolution, and King Philip’s War. Emphasis on critical reading of texts relevant to the construction of racial, sexual, and religious identities in an era of conflicting ideals.