Elaine O. Wise

Assistant Professor
Email: elaine.wise @ louisville.edu
Phone:502-852-7149
Office Hours: Fall Term: T 3:00-4:00, Th 11:00-12:00 & 2:00-3:00

 

Bio

Elaine Wise specializes in Medieval and Renaissance cultures, teaching courses in Shakespeare and interdisciplinary theory. She is a long term member of the Faculty Senate and also serves as the U of L Faculty Athletics Representative to the ACC and NCAA.

Courses Taught

Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or 105 Note: Approved for the Arts and Sciences upper-level requirement in written communication(WR). An introduction to English Studies, providing an overview of forms such as poetry, drama, and the novel, and an introduction to terminology and methods used in analyzing texts.
Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or 105. A study of selected plays of Shakespeare. Historical period: pre 1700.
Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or 105. A study of selected plays of Shakespeare. Historical period: pre-1700.
Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or 105; ENGL 300 or 310. Note: Approved for the Arts and Sciences upper-level requirement in written communication (WR). Formerly ENGL-314; credit may not be earned for this course by students with credit for ENGL-314. Study of selected works, in a variety of genres, from Shakespeare through the eighteenth century. Taught with attention to historical and cultural context. Historical period: 1700-1900.

Research Interests

Medieval and Renaissance Cultures
    Interdisciplinary Theory in the Arts and Humanities

      Teaching Areas

      Medieval Literature and Culture Interdisciplinary Theory in the Humanities

      Professional Activities

      Faculty Athletics Representative to the NCAA