Margaret Spillane

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Lecturer in English
231 Park St, New Haven, CT 06511-4704
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INTERESTS: Margaret Spillane teaches nonfiction writing, including courses that focus on writing about visual art and about the performing arts. Margaret has contributed articles about theater, visual art, politics, indigenous culture and religion to a variety of publications, including The Nation and Before teaching in the Yale English Department, Margaret taught visual art and the French language at other universities.                                      


–Brushes With History: Writing on Art From The Nation, 1865-2001 (Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2001)
Culture Wars: Documents From The Recent Controversies in the Arts (New Press, 1992)
--The Informed Argument (Heinle & Heinle, 2006)
The War and Peace Reader (Allyn & Bacon, 1993)


ENGL 120 Reading and Writing the Modern Essay
ENGL 121-a Reviewing the Performing Arts
ENGL 121-b Reviewing Visual Art
ENGL S458 Reviewing Film, Theater, Dance and Music