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Jill Quigley

Jill Quigley

FULL-TIME FACULTY
408.864.5564
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1:23-2:34 p.m. or by arrangement

 

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I've been teaching English at De Anza since 2001. I'm a poet and a mother. I live in Pacifica.
BA in English Literature, William Smith College; MA in African American Literature, Boston College
Teaching is my passion, and De Anza students have been my inspiration since 2001. I teach basic skills writing and transfer composition, in addition to women’s studies and literature courses. And I teach in the Honors and First Year Experience programs. My teaching philosophies come from bell hooks and my mother: love and hard work. Reading is what I think is the key to becoming a successful writer, and after that, revision. I want to teach my students to learn about voice and then use it—-passionately, from the heart. If you can write, then you can change the world.

I am also Chair of the English Department.

Winter 2017
CRN Course Title
34883 EWRT-001B-01 Reading, Writing and Research
34614 EWRT-01BH-01H Reading, Writing and Research - HONORS
31911 EWRT-211.-33 Preparatory Reading and Writing Skills
34623 EWRT-211.-41 Preparatory Reading and Writing Skills
Spring 2017
CRN Course Title
00607 ELIT-010.-01 Introduction to Fiction
00771 EWRT-001A-FY1 Composition and Reading

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Last Updated: 4/25/16