|From the blog Online Learning Insights|
Prof. Margaret Soltan, known to students as a teacher of Don DeLillo, postmodernism, and aesthetics, is the first GW professor to participate in a MOOC (Massive Online Open Course). Now her work with Udemy.com has been featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education. Read about Prof. Soltan’s poetry course–which recently had an enrollment of 500 students from around the globe–here.
Kudos to Prof. Supriya Goswami! Her first book, Colonial India in Children’s Literature, was published this week by Routledge. The first book-length study to explore the intersections of children’s literature and defining historical moments in colonial India, Prof. Goswami’s book examines works by Mary Sherwood (1775-1851), Barbara Hofland (1770-1844), Sara Jeanette Duncan (1861-1922), Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), Upendrakishore Ray (1863-1915), and Sukumar Ray (1887-1923),