Dr. E. J. Westlake

 AppleMark

E-mail: jewestla@umich.edu

The University of Michigan

2408 WDC

Office Hours W 1 - 2 pm 
and other random times, like every 3rd Tues.

Or by appointment:

http://www.doodle.com/5dwd7nh5ekeunbhc

734-764-3118 (rarely do I use the telephone)

email is the BEST way to reach me

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coming soon: The Old Man, the Ethnographer,

and the Incredible History of El Gueguence (in progress)

 

2014

 

Fall Courses:

 

Theatre 227/English 227 - Introduction to Playwriting

MW 3 - 6

B207 WDC (syllabus & schedule)

 

 

Theatre 323/English 349 - American Theatre and Drama

MW 11:30 – 1

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

 

 

Writing Resources for Undergraduate Classes

 

How to submit assignments to me electronically

Some pet peeves and some tips - please note!

How to structure your argument in a paper

A link to the U-Michigan writing lab list of resources

The English Department's statement and policy on plagiarism

For School of Music students: go to this page for your student handbook. Search on 'conduct.'

What we could all use is a reminder of why we are in the academy.

 

 

 

 

Now available for people who can spell "Guatemalan."

 

 

 

Check out my essay on El Gueguence and Nicaraguan politics.

 

Past Syllabi

 

Theatre 211/English 245/RCHums 280 - Introduction to Theatre

MW 11:30 - 1

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

Theatre 241 – Directing I

MW 2:30 – 4:30

1435 [Studio 2] WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 321/English 443 – Theatre History I

MW 1 – 2:30

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 322/English 444 - Theatre History II

MW 3:30 - 5

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 323/English 349 - American Theatre and Drama

MW 2 – 3:30

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 325 - Contemporary American Theatre and Drama

2528 Frieze Building (syllabus and schedule)

 Theatre 399/Theatre 605/Women's Studies 340 - Lady In the Dark: Gender, Performance, Theory, and Practice

TTH 12-1:30

3532 Frieze Building (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 399 - Theatre Pedagogy

 

2433 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

Theatre 399/Theatre 605/English 407 – Postmodernism and Performance

MW 5 – 8 pm

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

Theatre 399/Theatre 605/English 407 – Devising Performance About Science

MW 3 – 4:30

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 402 - Ideas of the Theatre

MW 11-12:30

2239 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

Theatre 429 – Playwriting in Production

W 4 – 7

2439 WDC (syllabus)

 

course schedule

 

 

 

Theatre 605 - Performance Theory: Postmodernism and Performance

Graduate Seminar (syllabus)

 

Theatre 609 - Non-European Theatre: Postcolonialism, Nationalism, and Performance

Graduate Seminar (syllabus)

 

Theatre 613 - 19th and 20th Century European and U.S. Performance

Graduate Seminar (syllabus)

 

Rackham 570 - Ethnography and Performance Roundtable

 

2443 WDC/CWPS (syllabus)

 


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