Dr. B. Forsyth
Professor of English
Ph: (432)335-6661 ofc
B. Forsyth's work appears in a variety of scholarly and commercial
publications including English in Texas,
The South Carolina Review,
Studies in the Novel,
Research and Reflections,
Cosmopolitan, USA Today,
The Dallas Morning News,
The Texas Monthly Guidebook to Texas (3rd edition).
Her short fiction regularly appears in
New Texas. She
has chaired for various professional organizations including the South
Central Modern Language Association, the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture, and the Conference of College Teachers of
English. In May 2002, Dr. Forsyth
received the Outstanding Faculty Award for the humanities, presented by the
Odessa College Faculty Senate. Her biography appears in
Who in America and
Who's Who Among American Teachers.
Forsyth teaches the following courses on the Internet or as
- English 0370: Basic English
- English 1301: Composition and Rhetoric
- English 1302: Composition and Literature
- English 2322: Survey of British Literature I
- English 2323: Survey of British Literature II
- English 2327: Survey of American Literature I
- English 2328: Survey of American Literature II
English 2332: Survey of World Literature I
English 2333: Survey of World Literature II
website (www.odessa.edu) answers
questions regarding Distance Education, Blackboard, student email, tutoring, and
other online campus services.
Textbooks can be ordered online through the OC Bookstore.
Students should contact the instructor prior to the beginning of class.