Maggie Amis

Cowell College Writing Coordinator
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentWriting Program,
Cowell College
Web Site Writing Program
Office210 Cowell
Office HoursSpring 2018: MW 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
Campus Mail StopCowell College
Mail1156 High St.
Santa Cruz, CA
Maggie Amis

Research Interests

Writing, Pre- and Early Modern English Literature, prose style, threshold concepts, analytic writing. 

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz

Teaching Interests

Rhetoric, Threshold Concepts, Prose style, The New Yorker

Courses Taught

Writing 2: What's in The New Yorker This Week?
Cowell Core Course 80 A
Writing 20 Reading The New Yorker Online
Frequently used textbooks (chapters & speed varying with the class):
Graff & Birkenstein: They Say/I Say 3rd edition (W20/Writing 2)
Rosenwasser & Stephen: Writing Analytically 7th edition