Professor Emeritus of American LiteratureEmail: email@example.com ProfileBiography Dr. Morris earned his B.A. in English from Bowling Green State University, his M.A. in English from the University of Nebraska, and his Ph.D. in English from the University of Nebraska. He was the recipient of the 2007 George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching. MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Western Literature Association Pennsylvania College English Association Teaching Courses Previously Taught ENGL 003, The Great Traditions in American Literature ENGL 015, Rhetoric and Composition ENGL 030, Honors Freshman Composition ENGL 088, Australian/New Zealand Cultural Perspectives ENGL 130, Reading Popular Texts ENGL 140, Contemporary Literature ENGL 180, Literature and the Natural World ENGL 184, The Short Story ENGL 185, The Modern Novel in World Literature ENGL 200, Introduction to Critical Reading ENGL 202A, Effective Writing: Writing in the Social Sciences ENGL 215, Introduction to Article Writing ENGL 311, The Canon and Its Critics ENGL 312, Globality and Literature ENGL 415, Advanced Nonfiction Writing ENGL 425, Nonfiction Workshop ENGL 430, The American Renaissance (formerly ELISH 434) ENGL 432, The American Novel to 1900 (formerly ELISH 440) ENGL 433, Medieval English Literature (formerly ELISH 442) ENGL 435, The American Short Story ENGL 436, American Fiction Since 19a45 ENGL 439, American Nonfiction Prose ENGL 444, The English Novel to Jane Austen (formerly ELISH 448) ENGL 485, Australian and New Zealand Literature and Culture ENGL 486, The World Novel in English (formerly ELISH 485) ENGL/WMNST 490, Women Writers and Their Worlds ENGL 494, Senior Thesis in English ENGL 496, Independent Studies PSU 007, First-Year Seminar Behrend Research Contemporary American Fiction Contemporary Western American Fiction and Nonfiction Nature/Environmental writing Contemporary World Fiction Publications BOOKS Gretel Ehrlich (2001) Frank Bergon (1997) Talking Up a Storm: Voices of the New West (1994) BOOK REVIEWS Rev. of Driving on the Rim, by Thomas McGuane. MagillOnLiteraturePlus (2011). <http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/magillonliterature-plus>. Rev. of Gryphon: New and Selected Stories, by Charles Baxtger. MagillOnLiteraturePlus (2011). <http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/magillonliterature-plus>.