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Bio: Jed Dobson

Talk Title: "Keywords, Concepts, Modularity: Approaching the College Classroom after MOOCs"

James E. Dobson is Lecturer and Resident Scholar in the Department of English at Dartmouth College. He also holds appointments in the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric, Psychological and Brain Sciences, and the MALS Program. His essays have appeared in Mark Twain Annual and
Arizona Quarterly, and are forthcoming in Legacy and College Literature. In his book project, titled "The Awkward Age of Autobiography," he examines the partial, repetitive, and nonlinear forms taken by American fin-de-si├Ęcle autobiography and the relationship between these formal shifts to questions of historiography within the period. His team-taught course, "The American Renaissance at Dartmouth College," launches on DartmouthX this February.

Last Updated: 9/30/15