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Idaho State University

Literature, Writing, and Philosophy

Tera Cole

Tera Cole

Associate Lecturer of English

Specialties:

  • Composition
  • Business Writing
  • Technical and Professional Writing
  • Critical Thinking and Popular Culture

Professor Cole has been named an ISU Master Teacher.

Accessing Ideologies in Popular Culture

Building Confidence in Writing. What is a Confident Writer?

Human Rights in Literature

Dr. Thomas Klein

Dr. Thomas Klein

Professor of English

Specialties:

• Old English

• History of the English Language

• Medieval Literature

A Very Brief History of the English Language

Good and Bad Pilgrims in Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales

The Monsters of Beowulf

Dr. Evan Rodriguez

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Specialties:

• The History of Philosophy

• Greek and Roman Philosophy

• Theory of Knowledge

• Philosophic Methodology

You Can Chain My Leg But Not Me: The Ancient Stoics on the Art of Living

Who Are We? Theories of the Self East and West

Truth, Facts, and Fake News

Dr. Michael Stubbs

Associate Lecturer in English

Specialties:

  • Writing Essays
  • Writing About Nature
  • Environmental Literature

Professor Stubbs has been named an ISU Master Teacher.

Writing Essays

Writing About Nature

Environmental Literature

Dr. Robert Watkins

Dr. Robert Watkins

Assistant Professor of English

Specialties:

• Composition & Rhetoric

• Professional Communication

• Technical Writing

Comics in the Classroom

Resume Workshop

What is Technical and Professional Writing?

Dr. Lydia Wilkes

Dr. Lydia Wilkes

Assistant Professor of English

Specialties:

• Rhetoric & Composition

• Gaming Pedagogy

• Technical and Professional Writing

Writing the Forever Wars

Rhetoric: Not Just For Liars Anymore! College Edition

Bad Ideas about Writing: Myths that Need to Die

Dr. Amanda Zink

Dr. Amanda Zink

Associate Professor of English

Specialties:

• American Literature

• Native American Literature

• Multi­ethnic and Multi­racial Writing

• 19th Century Women's Writing

Manifest Destiny, Frontier Fantasy, The Myth of the Old West

American Women's Literature

Literature in the American West

 

Jessica Winston

Dr. Jessica Winston

Professor of English; Department Chair

Specialties:

  • Shakespeare
  • Renaissance Drama
  • Drama

Professor Winston has twice been named an ISU Master Teacher.

Playing with Shakespeare

Playing with Plays