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Mallipeddi, Ramesh Kumar Associate Professor

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Research Areas research areas

Research

keywords

  • 18th century British literature and culture, Caribbean slavery, Colonial and Postcolonial criticism and theory, Theories of Race, History and theories of the novel, Human Rights

Publications

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Teaching

courses taught

  • ENGL 2017 - World Genres
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Explores literary form and language in a wide range of cultures, introducing students to the global English literary tradition, comprising multiple lineages. Introduces students to poetry, narrative, drama, orality, media, digitality, and/or other genres drawn from diverse traditions, each locally historicized and contextualized.
  • ENGL 2102 - Literary Analysis
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Provides a basic skills course designed to equip students to handle the English major. Emphasizes critical writing and the acquisition of basic techniques and vocabulary of literary criticism through close attention to poetry and prose.
  • ENGL 2767 - Survey of Post-Colonial Literature
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
    Surveys the development of literatures in English in former British colonies. Topics include the spread and adaptation of English language literary forms in Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and the far new world (Australia and New Zealand). Students learn the causes of the dispersion and the motivations for the clearly different uses of English literary forms in the ex-colonies. Same as ETHN 2761.
  • ENGL 3005 - The Literature of New World Encounters
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Explores American literature as a site of cultural intersection between European settlers and indigenous peoples.
  • ENGL 3204 - Developments in the Novel
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Surveys key developments in the formal and socio-cultural history of the British novel, from its rise in the long eighteenth century to its preeminence during the Victorian era. Readings may include works by Aphra Behn, Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Swift, Samuel Richardson, Laurence Sterne, Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, the Bront's, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, Oscar Wilde and Joseph Conrad.
  • ENGL 4039 - Critical Thinking in English Studies
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020
    Concerned with developments in the study of literature that have significantly influenced our conception of the theoretical bases for study and expanded our understanding of appropriate subject matter. May be repeated up to 9 total credit hours.
  • ENGL 5029 - British Literature and Culture Before 1800
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Fall 2019
    Introduces graduate level study of medieval and early modern writing through the long eighteenth century. Emphasizes a wide range of genres, forms, historical background, and secondary criticism. Cultivates research skills necessary for advanced graduate study. Topics will vary. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours.
  • ENGL 6959 - Master's Thesis
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
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  • ETHN 2761 - Survey of Post-Colonial Literature
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
    Surveys the development of literatures in English in former British colonies. Topics include the spread and adaptation of English language literary forms in Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and the far new world (Australia and New Zealand). Students learn the causes of the dispersion and the motivations for the clearly different uses of English literary forms in the ex-colonies. Same as ENGL 2767.

Background

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)