William Taylor, MA
MA, English Literature
Professor Emeritus, English
Teaching and Research Interests
Interests: Shakespeare; Japanese Drama and Culture; Modern Drama; Modernism in Art and Literature; Film; Romantic poetry.
Current and Recent Courses: Honors Seminar: Renaissance Lit; Japanese Drama; Poetry of G.M. Hopkins; Shakespeare in Performance; Composition: Language and the Arts (MRC).
Film Courses: Art of the Film, Film Directors, Japanese Film, Film Adaptations.
Dream or Future Courses: Tragic Failure and Redemption: King Lear and the Winter's Tale; Japan and the West; Clashing Cultures in Film.
BS in chemistry, SU, 1956;
MA in English, Univ. of Washington, 1966