|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.
Writing for Performance: Theatrical Jazz and Form
- Course Number: ENGL 183WP
- Quarter: Fall 2023
Seminar devoted to the reading, theories, and writing of performance in experimental, critical, experience, historical and imagination based modes. Focuses on African American performance forms and guide students in writing and devising work for the stage based on required critical readings, memory, storytelling, and interactive performance exercises. We will read a number of performances and essays as models and prompts, discuss theory and criticism on the theatrical jazz and solo performance. We will write and critique passages, presentations, and performances of text, script, description, and poetry generated by participants during the quarter.