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KARL SHERLOCK
English / Creative Writing
Email: karl.sherlock@gcccd.edu
Phone: 619-644-7871

Karl Sherlock

Karl Sherlock

Associate Professor


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Contact Info:

Email:
Phone: 619-644-7871
Office: 558A (inside Bldg. 52)
Office Hours: M-W 11:30AM-12:30PM / T-Th 6:00-7:00PM (Fa 2018)

 

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ENGL 098: ENGLISH FUNDAMENTALS ° Section 8747 [M-W]

Course Notes:

SECTION 8747, 4.0 cr.
MW 2:00 - 3:45 PM
Prerequisites:
"Pass" in ENGL 090 & ENGL 090R or min. "C" or "Pass," in ENGL 105 or equivalent, or assessment rec. for ENGL 098.  Recommended prep: concurrent enrollment in ENGL 098R. 
Required Texts: 

Hacker, Diana and Nancy Sommers. Rules For Writers. 8th ed. Bedfords/St. Martins, 2016. ISBN: 978-1319083496.

Anker, Susan and Nicole Aitken. Real Writing with Readings: Paragraphs and Essays for College, Work, and Everyday Life. 7th ed. Bedford/St. Martin's, 2015. ISBN: 978-1319003197.

Sherlock, Karl. The Mind of a Sentence: A Parts Of Speech Resource. Corrected 2nd ed.  On-Line.  Grossmont College / Karl J. Sherlock, 2017.

  

ENGL 120: COLLEGE COMPOSITION AND READING ° Section 5976 [T]

Course Notes:

SECTION 5976, 3.0 cr.

T 7:00 - 9:50 PM
BLDG 55, RM 528

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 110 or ESL 119 or equivalent or assessment recommendation for ENGL 120.

Required Texts:

Kirszner, Laurie G. and Stephen R. Mandell. Patterns For College Writing (MLA Updated). 13th edition. Boston: Bedfords/St. Martins, 2015. ISBN: 9781319088064.

Hacker, Diana and Nancy Sommers. A Writer's Reference.  8th edition. Boston:  Bedfords/ St. Martins, 2015. ISBN: 9781319083533.

ENGL 140-143: POETRY WRITING I-IV ° Section 3074-3077 [Th]

Course Notes:

If you have any difficulty registering for this course, contact Department Chair, Oralee Holder, oralee.holder@gcccd.edu. 

SECTIONS 3074-3077, 3.0 cr.
TH 7:00 - 9:50 PM
BLDG 51, RM 585
Prerequisites English 140:
English 120: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 120 or equivalent;
Recommended Preparation:

ENGL 122.

Prerequisites English 141-143:

English 141: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 140
English 142: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 141
English 143: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 142

Required Texts:

Lee, Li-Young. Book of My Nights: PoemsBOA Editions, 2001. ISBN: 978-1929918089.

Lehman David and Dana Gioia, Eds. Best American Poetry 2018. Scribner, 2018. ISBN: 978-1501127809

Oliver, Mary. Thirst: Poems. Beacon Press, 2006. ISBN: 978-0807068977.

Recommended Texts:

Lamott, Anne. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life. Anchor, 1995. ISBN: 9780385480017

   
ENGL 231: AMERICAN LITERATURE I ° Section 1144 [M-W]

Course Notes:

SECTION 1144, 3.0 cr.

M W 12:30 - 1:45 PM
BLDG 51, RM 574

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 120 or equivalenT. Recommended Preparation: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in ENGL 122 or equivalent

Required Texts:

Levine, Robert S., et al. Norton Anthology of American Literature: Volumes A-B. 9 ed. WW Norton, 2016. ISBN: 9780393264548

 

  

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Instructor's Academic Background
B.A.., University Of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
M.A., University Of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Independent Study, School Of Irish Studies, Dublin
Fulbright, Uniwersytet Warszawski
M.F.A., University Of California, Irvine
Doctoral Study, SUNY Binghamton
 

About the Instructor

LinkedIn Profile | Associate Professor, English | Co-Coordinator, Creative Writing Program | 

COURSES TAUGHT

  • English 098: English Fundamentals
  • English 120: Composition and Reading
  • English 126: Introduction to Creative Writing
  • English 140-143: Poetry Writing I-IV
  • English 160-163:  Drama Writing I-IV
  • English 219: Views of Death and Dying In Literature
  • English 231: American Literature I
 
 
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KARL SHERLOCK
English / Creative Writing
Email: karl.sherlock@gcccd.edu
Phone: 619-644-7871

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