Dr. B. Forsyth

Department of English & Foreign Languages

Dr. B. Forsyth
Professor of English
Ph:  (432)335-6661 ofc

Biographical Background:
Dr. 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, Texas Business, and 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's Who in America and Who's Who Among American Teachers.

Dr. Forsyth teaches the following courses on the Internet or as Internet-Enhanced:

  • 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

The OC 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.