Rebecca Mazumdar’s Profile

Faculty
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Rebecca Mazumdar
Title
Associate Professor
Department
English
Office Location
Namm 528
Academic interests

American literature, American studies, Cold War American culture and architecture, Food Studies

Work Phone
718-260-5118

My Courses

ENG3401 OL 14, Law through Literature Fall 2020

ENG3401 OL 14, Law through Literature Fall 2020

An exploration of concepts of justice, higher law, customary law and written law expressed through works of fiction and non-fiction. The course seeks to enhance the student’s sensitivity to issues of ethics, gender bias and class consciousness as they affect the administration of justice. Readings improve communication skills and strengthen legal skills of identifying, articulating and locating problems in the context of underlying legal issues. Written assignments emphasize expository writing skills.

ENG2001, Prof Maz Intro to Fiction, FA2020

ENG2001, Prof Maz Intro to Fiction, FA2020

Analysis and critical understanding of selected fiction. Exams and essays based on readings.

ENG2001 Intro to Fiction, FA2018

ENG2001 Intro to Fiction, FA2018

An introduction to literature, focusing on fiction (short stories, graphic narratives, and novels).

ENG2001 (E240) Intro to Fiction, SP2020

ENG2001 (E240) Intro to Fiction, SP2020

An introduction to the genre of fiction through short stories and novels.

ENG2150, Intro to Women Writers

ENG2150, Intro to Women Writers

Introduction to the writings of selected women writers, both major authors and less well-known women writers. A variety of genres including essays, fiction, poems and plays will be explored.

My Projects

FYLC – Faculty

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Office of the Provost

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The Open Road

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Writing Across the Curriculum

Writing Across the Curriculum

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Literary Arts Festival

Literary Arts Festival

Each year, the English Department at New York City College of Technology organizes the Literary Arts Festival. This event highlights the work of students, staff, and faculty, as well as accomplished writers outside of the City Tech community. There is also a writing competition that awards prizes to students in a variety of writing categories, as well as to faculty and staff in their own category.

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