English Department Faculty

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James Bowers

Associate Professor of English



Ph.D., Florida State University

Research and Teaching Interests

I specialize in 20th- and 21st-century American literature. My research and teaching interests include African-American literature, the literature of social movements, the literature of peace, the history of the novel, and creative writing.

Courses Taught

  • ENG 427: Senior Seminar
  • ENG 425: Major Author (Mark Twain)
  • ENG 425: Major Author (Toni Morrison)
  • ENG 424: Ethnic Studies
  • ENG 423: Studies in Contemporary Literature
  • ENG 314: Studies in American Literature
  • ENG 305: Creative Writing: Introduction to the Short Story    
  • ENG 215: Studies in a Genre
  • ENG 204: Literature of the United States II
  • ENG 203: Literature of the United States I
  • ENG 112: Writing II
  • ENG 111: Writing I


James Bowers

  • School of Humanities
    North Carolina Wesleyan University
    3400 North Wesleyan Blvd.
    Rocky Mount, NC 27804

  • Office Location:
    Pearsall Classroom Building (PCB)
    Room 178