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

Geneva's Communication Disorders students have attended graduate programs all over the U.S., at schools such as the University of Iowa, California State University - Fullerton, Gallaudet University and University of Pittsburgh.

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