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Jennifer Tronti, Ph.D. (ABD)

Assistant Professor of English
Director of Undergraduate English Program

Office Phone: (951) 343-4290
E-mail: jtronti@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Office Location: W.E. James Building, Room 269
Office Hours: Fall 2013 = Mondays between 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. & Wednesdays between 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.**Additional time available by appointment. Just send me an e-mail to schedule!

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. (ABD) Mythological Studies Pacifica Graduate Institute Projected 2017
M.A. English Claremont Graduate School 1995
B.A. English California Baptist College 1994

Courses Taught

ENG 113/123: Beginning and Intermediate Composition
ENG 201: Introduction to Literature
ENG 213/223: Survey of British Literature I & II
ENG 233 /243: Survey of American Literature I & II
ENG 273/373: Intro to Creative Writing & Intermediate Creative Writing
ENG 303: Topics in World Literature
ENG 313: Multicultural Literature
ENG 323: Classical Literature
ENG 333: 17th Century British Literature
ENG 345: 19th Century American Literature
ENG 353: Children's Literature
ENG 385: Writing Poetry
ENG 413: Studies in Shakespeare
ENG 473: Advanced Creative Writing
ENG 499: Senior Project in English
FLM 350: Film & Literature
HUM 313/323: Integrated Humanities I & II


Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Surveys in British, American, and World Literature
Theories of Film, Dream Narratives
Creative Writing


Teaching Experience

1996-Present: California Baptist University
Assistant Professor of English
1997-1999: California Baptist University
Reader/Grader for Integrate Humanities Seminar
1996-1998: California Baptist University
Student Publications Advisor (yearbook/annual)
Adjunct experience at local junior colleges:
Riverside Community College & San Bernardino Valley College


Personal Philosophy

Psalm 30: 5, 12 (NKJV)

"Weeping may endure for a night,
But joy comes in the morning....
O Lord my God, I will give thanks to You forever."