Splash Biography


Major: Literature

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2016

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Past Classes

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T898: How to Read Literature in Sprout Spring 14 (Feb. 15 - Mar. 01, 2014)
An introduction to the basic concepts of literary analysis. Students will be introduced to interesting works of fiction and will have the opportunity to discuss them with other students.

T561: Literature of the Black-American Experience in Sprout Fall 13 (Oct. 05 - 19, 2013)
In this course we’ll take a look at some interesting examples of Black/African-American literature and literature written about the Black/African-American experience. Students will have the opportunity to sharpen their analytical skills and are strongly encouraged to form their own opinions. During this course we’ll discuss questions such as: What characterizes Black/African-American literature? How has slavery and discrimination affected the literary consciousness of Black/African-Americans? What validity, if any, do works by Caucasian authors writing about the Black/African-American experience have?