Geneva College

 

 

David Kuhns

David KuhnsOffice Phone: 724-847-6631
dfkuhns@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • English Literature
  • Theatre
  • Art History

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D., 1988, University of Pittsburgh
  • M.A., 1982, University of Pittsburgh
  • M.A., 1972, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A. summa cum laude, 1970, University of Pittsburgh

Courses Taught

  • COM 165 - Acting Principles
  • COM 265 - Intermediate Acting
  • COM 365 - Acting Styles
  • COM 300 - Special Topics in Theatre (Voice and Diction; Stage Combat, etc.)
  • ENG 112 - Critical Approaches to Literature
  • ENG 254 - The Novel
  • ENG 255 - Survey of Dramatic Literature
  • ENG 273 - Survey of British Literature, Part 3 – Victorian to Postmodern
  • ENG 291 - World Masterpieces: Homer, Dante, Dostoyevsky
  • ENG 351 - Shakespeare
  • ENG 374 - Special Topics in British Literature
  • ENG 489 - Majors Seminar
  • HUM 203 - Western Culture – Ancient World to Enlightenment

Presentations/Publications

  • German Expressionist Theatre: the Actor and the Stage, Cambridge University Press, 1997

Awards & Distinctions Received

  • Younger Scholars Prize, American Society for Theatre Research, 1991
  • Excellence in Scholarship Award, Geneva College, 1997

Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.

  • Stage Director: Geneva College Theatre, 1996 - present
  • Additional academic interests: Italian language, literature, and cultural history

 

Point of Excellence

The Department of Biblical Studies offers opportunities to study at Jerusalem University College or at the Covenanter Theological Institute in Airdrie, Scotland.

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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
2014 One Acts –“Comic Relief”
The collection of five student-driven plays runs from April 24-26.
COMMUNITY
“How Then Shall We Sing? An evening of Psalms” at the College Hill RP Church
New Song and The Grace Notes will perform Psalms in a variety of styles on Wed., Apr. 30 at 7 p.m.
ADMISSIONS
Representatives will be in Cranberry on April 29
Information about a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, which are offered through seven institutions including Geneva, will be presented.
SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.