ENGL388R - Writing Internship: Romantic Circles

Learn while working on a range of digital projects for the awardwinning, peer-reviewed, scholarly website, Romantic Circles. Internships are available for up to 3 credit hours. Exciting opportunities include programming in the MOO (a multi-user virtual reality environment), creating animations and media files, helping to develop an online image and art gallery, doing advanced text encoding (XML and HTML), and assisting with electronic publishing projects involving webpage layout and graphic design. Interns will have the chance to learn professional new-media tools such as Flash, Quicktime, Photoshop, and Dreamweaver. Interns will be expected to spend at least eight hours per week on project-related work and to write two short (4-6pp.) progress reports at mid-term and at the end of the semester.

To apply, please contact Professor Neil Fraistat, fraistat@umd.edu. Professor Fraistat is happy to sit down and discuss internship specifics with students that are considering applying. Please email the professor to set up an appoinment.

Repeatable to 9 credits. Credit only granted for: ENGL380 or ENGL388. Formerly: ENGL380.


Permission of ARHU-English department.