Rebecca Mazumdar’s Profile

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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

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.

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.

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.

ENG3401 Law thru Lit, FA2019

ENG3401 Law thru Lit, FA2019

“An exploration of concepts of justice, higher law, customary law and written law expressed through works of fiction and non-fiction.”

My Projects

Office of the Provost

Office of the Provost

City Tech’s Source for Academic Affairs Information

Digital Stories from ENG 3401

Digital Stories from ENG 3401

This project houses the digital stories produced by students in Prof. Rebecca Mazumdar’s English 3401 Law through Literature course.

First Year Writing @ City Tech

First Year Writing @ City Tech

FYW@City Tech is a program and a digital forum for sharing curricular and pedagogical resources related to teaching and learning about writing at City Tech. The First Year Writing Program @ City Tech (FYW@City Tech) offers professional and curricular support for faculty teaching First Year Writing Courses (ENG1101 and ENG1121) at the college. As a repository of materials related to best practices in teaching writing, the FYW@City Tech Web site is a place where FYW instructors and faculty across the college can learn more about teaching writing and archive their unique disciplinary resources related to teaching writing at a college of technology.

FYLC – First Year Learning Communities

FYLC – First Year Learning Communities

Welcome to the First Year Learning Communities Open Lab project page. If you are interested in joining the Reflective Writing Project or just learning more about events, resources and information related to the FYLCs at City Tech please request membership!

The Open Road

The Open Road

The Open Road is our place to highlight all that’s possible on the OpenLab. Join now to keep up on OpenLab news, events, and updates. Check our weekly In the Spotlight posts for a glimpse into the incredible work being done by City Tech students, faculty, and staff. Follow OpenLab News for announcements and site updates. And see our OpenLab Calendar for office hours, events, and workshops. You can find our workshop schedule and signup for workshops here as well. The Open Road is also a place for the OpenLab community (meaning you!). We would love your feedback, insight, and comments. Please send along anything on the OpenLab that you love! We are always available for any questions you might have. Email us anytime at openlab@citytech.cuny.edu!

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