Murray M Sellers

Murray M. Sellers

Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., University of Florida (1988)
E.D.M., Armstrong Atlantic State University (1984)
A.B., Florida Southern College (1969)



CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
EDUC-461 Directed Teaching
ENGL-101 Writing and Inquiry I
ENGL-102 Writing and Inquiry II
ENGL-204 Readings in African-Amer Lit
ENGL-214 Literature and Experience
ENGL-303 Renaissance
ENGL-304 Classicism
ENGL-401 Young Adult Literature
ENGL-451 Meth of Teach Secondary Engl
ENGL-499 Senior Seminar
HUMA-330 HeroesLovers&ClassicAdventures
HUMA-390 Rebirth of Culture

ARTICLES - REFEREED
  • Spanning the Gulf: Empathy, Dialogue, and Harmony in Exploring Literature of Diversity in CEA Forum. (2008)

PRESENTATIONS
  • "Engaging Urban Youth in Meaningful Literacy". National Council of Teachers of English. Las Vegas, Nevada. (November, 2012)
  • "Crossing the Border: Ensuring Success for Emigrating English Teachers". College English Association Annual Conference. Richmond, Virginia. (March, 2012)
  • "The Nature of Slavery: Harmonizing Divergent Points of View". College English Association Annual Conference. Savannah, Georgia. (2012)
  • 'Two Way Bridging: Connecting Two Realms of English Instruction'. South Carolina Council of Teachers of English Annual Conference. Kiawah Island, South Carolina. (January, 2011)
  • 'But I Worked SO HARD on This: Confronting Rude Awakenings in Freshman Writing'. College English Association Annual Conference. St. Louis, Missouri. (March, 2008)
  • 'Dori Sanders Revisited: Incorporating Her Magic in a Variety of Class Settings'. South Carolina Council of Teachers of English Annual Conference. Kiawah Island, South Carolina. (January, 2008)
  • 'Cooperative Learning in the Classroom'. Lander University EEDA Symposium. Greenwood, South Carolina. (August, 2007)
  • 'Spanning the Gulf: Empathy, Dialogue, and Harmony in Exploring Literature of Diversity'. College English Association Annual Conference. New Orleans, Louisiana. (April, 2007)
  • 'Vision and Re-Vision: The Goal of Clear-Sighted Writing'. Claflin Conference on Contemporary English Language Arts and Pedagogy. Orangeburg, South Carolina. (November, 2006)