At Grinnell, all studies take place within a liberal arts framework, focusing on the study of German literature and culture through the contexts of the arts, history, social history, philosophy, and politics.
Teaching and Learning
Many of the English faculty have developed online projects to enhance our teaching.This page highlights a few examples of such projects.
Stephen Andrews has collaborated with Ralph Russell of the music department and technologists David Berk and Munindra Khaund to create a multimedia edition of The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches.
Courses that address notions of identity and the dynamics of inclusion/exclusion as their central category of analysis
Courses that focus primarily on various forms of artistic expression or philosophical thought
The Creative Writing Scene at Grinnell
Courses that center upon the analysis of state structures, public and private organizations, and social actors
Graduates include several with honors and award winners.