Modern Language Association
Viewing convention Program information from 2012

Session Details

76. Teaching Theory One Generation Later: What Is the Canon in the Introductory Theory Course Now?

Tuesday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 612, WSCC

A special session

Presiding: Barry Sarchett, Colorado Coll.

1. "Teaching the Theory Canon in the Post-theory Moment," Sophia A. McClennen, Penn State Univ., University Park

2. "Beyond Poststructuralism: Teaching Theory in the Digital Era," William Stephen Davis, Colorado Coll.

3. "Theory for People Who Hate Theory: Teaching Theory and Criticism to Creative Writers," James Hanley Donelan, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

4. "Foundational Theory?" Barry Sarchett

5. "Teaching Theory in the Era of Disorganized Cultural Studies," Vincent Barry Leitch, Univ. of Oklahoma


  • General Literature – Literary Criticism and Theory

  • The Teaching of Language and Literature – English and American

No comments have been posted for this session.

Close Window

© 2015 Modern Language Association.