I held it truth, with him who sings
 To one clear harp in divers tones,
    That men may rise on stepping-stones
Of their dead selves to higher things.

(Alfred Tennyson, In Memoriam I. I-IV)


to the Home Page of Dr. Glanville, Associate Professor
Department of Language and Literature
State College of Florida

 If you have a question, or just want to say hello, contact me at glanvip@scf.edu.


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Thanks to SCF’s ongoing support for public forums, the syllabi below can be posted online, as resources for anyone who finds them useful. If doing so will suit your needs, please feel free to download and adapt them. For the images housed on this site, we are indebted to Artmagick's wonderful Pre-Raphaelite gallery. Artmagick's web page may be reached through the links noted on this page. 

Fall 2013 Courses

Angel Site for ENC 1102 Online

ENC 1102: Campus Based Sections

LIT 2020: The Novel


Commonly Used Documents

Essay Evaluation Rubric

ANGEL Homepage

Peer and Self Review Prompts: a PowerPoint Presentation

Interviews for the first week of class

MLA (7th ed.) Overview



Helpful Download Sites

Freeware and Shareware Resources



Open Office


For PC Users:

Windows Media Player,

Real Player

Flash Player

Adobe Reader


For MAC Users:

Windows Media Player

Real Player

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Flash Player


The Hall of Fame, Featuring Sample Sample “A” PowerPoint Presentations from Recent Classes

(Note: bibliographies may not be not included, as they were handed in during class)

Sample Hoffmann Presentation

Sample Chopin Presentation (1)

Sample Chopin Presentation (2)

Sample Waller Presentation

Sample Plath Presentation

Sample Thematic presentation for The Novel


The Hall of Fame, Featuring Sample “A” Papers from Recent Classes


Analysis of "Conversation with My Father"

Analysis of “The Jewelry”

Analysis of Hawthorne's "Goodman Brown"

 Analysis of Tan's "A Pair of Tickets"

Analysis of O’ Connor’s “A Good Man is Hard to Find”

Analysis of Rhys’ “Mannequin”

The Gilded Bird: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

Equality: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

Everlasting Life on the Farm: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

Death of an Hour: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

The Black Widow: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

Home Away from Home Wrecker: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

The Girl Next Door: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story

A Rumination of Roots: An Outstanding Student Written Short Story



Analysis of Ethan Frome

Analysis of The Haunting of Hill House

Analysis of The Handmaid’s Tale

Analysis of Silas Lapham and Ethan Frome



Poetic Forms and Techniques

Analysis of Hughes' "I Too"

Unrequited Love Poetry Anthology( PDF Version)

Sovereign God Poetry Anthology (PDF Version)

Lost Love Poetry Anthology (PDF Version)

Life and Nature Poetry Anthology (PDF Version)

Analysis of Rossetti’s “Goblin Market”

Another Analysis of Rossetti’s “Goblin Market”

Analysis of Boland’s “Anorexic”



Drama Essay Samples: Draft and Final Version

Analysis of Trifles vs. “Jury of Her Peers”

A Trifles Essay

Another Analysis of Trifles

Another Analysis of Trifles

Another Analysis of Trifles

Order in the Court: A Student Skit

An Unexpected Surprise: A Student Skit

An Impasse In Darkness Leaves Lonely Superstitions: A Student Skit

850 Miles to Love: A Sample Producers Essay


E-Learning Final Reflections

E Learning Final Reflections: A Sample Essay


Discover your Primary Learning Style and Personality Type

Vark learning Styles Questionairre 

Learning Styles Questionnaire, by B. Soloman, NCSU
Jung Personality Test


Literary Timelines

Literary History Eighteenth Century to Twentieth Century 

Bedford St Martin's Collection of Literature/Author Links

British Literature Timeline

American Literature Movements and Timelines

Brief Overviews of Literary Movements

Brief Literary Timeline Chart

Bloom's Overview of the Western Literary Canon

Resources on the Western Literary Canon (Great Books)

Resources on the Eastern and World Literary Canons (Great Books)

Contemporary Literature Resources and Timelines (Great Books)


Online Texts

Project Gutenberg

E-Texts and E-Books (Mostly Free)

Free Kindle Books

Athena Authors and texts 

Web Books' Anthology of Poetry

Representative Poetry On-line (a GREAT resource)

 East of The Web’s Classic Short Story Collection (Select “Fiction” then “Classics”)


Movement Specific Resources

Neo-Classicism and the Enlightenment

Neoclassical vs. Romantic Art

Enlightenment Timeline

History Guide Lecture 9:  The Eighteenth Century

Olga’s NeoClassical Gallery

Norton’s  Brief Enlightenment Overview

Neoclassicism Overview

Voice of the Shuttle

The Neoclassical Temple

Neoclassical Landscapes and Gardens

Neoclassical Architecture

Eighteenth Century Gardens

Neoclassical Buildings

Neoclassical Sculpture

Neoclassical Griffins

The Enlightenment Age


Romanticism and the Gothic Revival

Romantic Natural History

Romantic Science: Electromagnetism

Alchemical Imagery

American Romanticism Overview

Romanticism Timeline

Explore the French Revolution

Imaging the French Revolution

History Guide Lecture 16: "The Romantic Era"

Voice of the Shuttle

Olga's Romantic Art Gallery

JMW Turner Landscape Gallery

Norton’s Brief Romanticism Overview

Romanticism: An Art History Timeline

Romanticism in Art

English Romantic Art

The Literary Gothic

Gothic Landscapes and Gardens

Gothic Architecture

Gothic Architecture Galleries

Gothic Architecture in Europe

Nineteenth Century Gardens

Gothic Buildings

Gothic Art and Architecture

Illusions Gallery’s Gothic Art Collection


Realism, Pre-Raphaelitism, and Naturalism

Olgas Pre-Raphaelite Art Gallery

Olga’s Realism Art Gallery

Norton’s Brief Victorian Overview

Realism Overview

Regionalism and Local Color

Voice of the Shuttl

Realism: An Art History Timeline

Realism in Art

PreRaphaelite Art

Realist Art

The Victoria and Albert Museum’s PreRaphaelite Collection

The Victorian Web

The PreRaphaelites and the Arts and Crafts Movement

Realist and Impressionist Art

The Birth of Realism in Art

Realist Art

Illusions Gallery’s PreRaphaelite Print Collection

Realism Overview

Regionalism and Local Color Fiction

American Realism

Realism in American Literature

Naturalism in American Literature

American Naturalism



The Jazz Age

Yale’s Outstanding Literary Modernism Site

Literary Modernism: A Brief Topic List

Norton’s Brief Modernism Overview

Jahsonic’s Literary Modernism Site

Voice of the Shuttle’s Modernism Hub

European Art in the Twentieth Century

Modern Architecture

Modern Art

Abstract Modern Garden Design

Geometric Art

Olga’s Surrealism Art Gallery

Olga’s Cubism and Impressionism Art Gallery

European Art in the Twentieth Century


The Beats

The Beats

Beat Generation Gallery

Beat Generation Biographies


Harlem Renaissance

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 

Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance

African American Perspectives

Library of Congress Research Guide for Black History and Culture




Postmodern Literature

Jahsonic’s Postmodernism in Literature Site

Voice of the Shuttle’s Postmodernism Hub

Postmodern Architecture

Postmodern Art

Museums of Postmodern Art

Postmodern Architecture

Postmodern Garden Design

Postmodern Garden Styles

Late Twentieth Century Pop Art

Trends in Postmodern Art

Art of the 20th Century


Colonial, Post Colonial and Post Imperial

Post Colonial and Post Imperial Literature

Post-Colonial Literature: A Collection of Links


Dystopian, Utopian, and Science Fiction

Dystopian Fiction

Another Link on Dystopia

Feminist Science Fiction, Fantasy and Utopia


Other Great Sites

Luminarium ( treats lit of the 15th-17th centuries)

American Transcendentalism

A Directory of Native American Resources

Perspectives in American Literature

An Introduction to Literary Theory


Writing and Literary Analysis Resources

Literary Analysis Terms                             

CSU's site: How to Analyze Poetry

WW Norton's Guide to Writing About Literature

WW Norton's Overview of Literary Terms

Online Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Translations

A Basic Power Point Tutorial

Commnet’s Fabulous Grammar and Writing Guide 

Punctuation Made Simple

Leo's Thesis Statement Overview   

Style Suggestions

Glossary of Literary Terms 

Handbook of Rhetorical Devices 



General Fine Art Resources

SCF Databases


This full text database contains descriptions of art archives held by prominent libraries, museums, and educational institutions around the world.

Art Full Text

This full text database contains texts by and about prominent artists, as published in journals, museum catalogs, printed interviews, and primary sources.


This database is an image library that features collections housed in the world’s major museums.

Grove Art Online

This full text encyclopedia and image library features an extensive image collection that particularly favors work housed in the Metropolitan Museum of art, and current works from other museum collections. It also offers a full text encyclopedia of artists, artistic movements, and art related terms.

Humanities Full Text

This full text database contains texts published in scholarly journals in the humanities.


Web Resources


This site compiles links to artists’ biographies, museum collections, and fine art reproductions. You can search it by artists, by movement, or by artwork.

Art History Archive

This site offers an extensive collection of texts and images relating to specific literary movements. You can search it by artist, movement, nationality, or date.


This text based resource offers brief introductions to various artistic movements.


This is an online dictionary of art related definitions and terms.


Flickr holds a large collection of image files one can search by tag and keyword.

Google Art Project

Through this free site, one can explore, compile, and share works of art housed in the world’s major museums.

Smithsonian Collections

This site houses links to the Smithsonian Museum’s collections and archives. It hosts images, texts, and sound files.

Online Museum Directory

This is a link to the University of Missouri’s Online Museum Directory



Previous Courses (On Site Versions)


LIT 2020: The Novel

Syllabus and Schedule


World Literature II

Syllabus and Schedule


English Literature II

Syllabus and Schedule  


Introduction to the Short Story

Syllabus and Assignment  Schedule


ENC 1102: Campus Based Sections

Syllabus and Schedule


Women in Literature

Syllabus and Schedule


If you have comments, questions, or suggestions, please email me at glanvip@scf.edu


Paintings on this Page (from the top left) and Artists' Biographical Information (click on artists’ names):


Waterhouse, John William. Circe. 1911. Unknown Location. Artmagick. Web. 20 Aug. 2009.

Swynnerton, Annie Louisa. The Sense of Sight. 1895. Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England. Artmagick. Web. 20 Aug. 2009.

Waterhouse, John William. A Tale from the Decameron. 1916. Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool, England. Artmagick. Web. 20 Aug. 2009.