ESP Biography



ISABELLA DOW, ESP Teacher




Major: English/Psych BA

College/Employer: BC

Year of Graduation: 2018

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

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Past Classes

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Why People Still Care About Shakespeare in Splash Spring 2017
Whether you love the Bard of Avon or find him “loathsome as a toad”, he remains today one of the greatest names in the history of Western literature. To shed some light on this, we will be looking into the theatrical and thematic elements of his plays, as well as the historical context of Shakespeare’s career. You will leave the class with a better understanding of Shakespeare and his plays, and insight as to why people still bother to read and perform them 400 years later.


Why People Still Care About Shakespeare in Splash Fall 2016
Whether you love the Bard of Avon or find him “loathsome as a toad”, he remains today one of the greatest names in the history of Western literature. To shed some light on this, we will be looking into the theatrical and thematic elements of his plays, as well as the historical context of Shakespeare’s career. Hopefully, you will leave the class with a better understanding of Shakespeare and his plays, and insight as to why people still bother to read and perform them 400 years later.


"Though this be madness, yet there be method in it." Why people still care about Shakespeare in Splash Spring 2016
Whether you love the Bard of Avon or find him “loathsome as a toad”, he remains today one of the greatest names in the history of Western literature. To shed some light on this, we will be looking into the theatrical and thematic elements of his plays, as well as the historical context of Shakespeare’s career. Hopefully, you will leave the class with a better understanding of Shakespeare and his plays, and insight as to why people still bother to read and perform them 400 years later.