Jeremy Green's research focuses on modern and contemporary literature and its cultural and material contexts. Current work concerns the contemporary fiction and the politics of neoliberalism, and also, in a second project, British poetry, modernist and postmodernist, and the labor of the senses.
Modern and contemporary literature, literary theory, American literature, British literature, poetry and poetics
ENGL 2058 - Twentieth- and Twentyfirst-Century Literature
Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Summer 2019
Surveys the major literary trends in prose and poetry from 1900 to the present in the Anglo-American tradition of modern, postmodern, and contemporary literature. Provides students with a grounding in the major authors and motifs of 20th- and 21st-century in literature in conjunction with political and cultural changes across the periods.
ENGL 2102 - Literary Analysis
Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
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 2112 - Introduction to Literary Theory
Introduces students to a wide range of critical theories that English majors need to know. Covers major movements in modern literary/critical theory, from Matthew Arnold through new criticism to contemporary postmodern frameworks. Required for all English majors.
ENGL 3088 - Major Authors of Post-1900 Literature
Spring 2018 / Spring 2020
Provides an in-depth study of the work of one or two major authors in the Anglo-American tradition after 1900. May be repeated for a total of 9 units for different topics.
ENGL 5529 - Studies in Special Topics 1
Studies special topics that focus on a theme, genre, or theoretical issue not limited to a specific period or national tradition. Topics vary each semester. May be repeated up to 9 total credit hours. Same as IAWP 6100.