Wes Davis, M.A.


M.A. English/American Literature, So. Connecticut State University
B.A. English/American Literature, So. Connecticut State University 


A film and popular culture historian, as well as a teacher of writing and literature, Wes has created and taught over 30 courses with special expertise in film genres, heroes and anti-heroes in film and literature, minority images in film, and the American popular song (Popular Lyrics).  He has given lectures and video presentations on both coasts, conducted seminars for high school English teachers, and twice won awards for distinguished teaching.

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 1103 Fundamentals of Composition
  • ENGL 2213 Early American Writers
  • ENGL 2230 Public Speaking
  • ENGL 2275 Popular Lyrics

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