Amy Leonard - English

Biography

Bio Phot0

I am a full-time English instructor for De Anza. I have been teaching at De Anza since 2006.

From Fall 2006 to Spring 2008, I worked in the De Anza Readiness Labs teaching EWRT 212 and 201, Read 212 and 201, as well as LART 170.In addition to teaching in the labs, I would also tutor in the WRC and in tutorial.

In the Fall of 2008, I transfered to the English Department, where I have taught EWRT 1A, 2, 211, 200, ELIT 48C, ELIT 17, ELIT 21, and LART 200. 

Aside from teaching, my main literary interests include Shakespearean drama and poetry, 20th century British and American Literature and drama, as well as Asian American literature with an emphasis on Chinese, Japanese, and Korean poetry and drama, Native American literature, Hispanic literature with an emphasis on folklore and activist writings, 21st century poetry, drama, music, and rap.

When not in the classroom, you can often find me tutoring students at the WRC. If you are interested in taking one of my classes, please feel free to e-mail me to find out more info on the class. 

Courses Taught at De Anza
  • EWRT 211
  • EWRT 200
  • EWRT 1A
  • EWRT 1B
  • EWRT 2
  • LART 200
  • LART 211
  • ELIT 48C
  • ELIT 21
  • ELIT 17
Education 
  • A.A. in English and Liberal Arts from West Valley College
  • B.A. in English from San Jose State University
  • M.A. in English Literature from San Francisco State University


sizeplaceholder


Last Updated: 5/23/12