Dept. Arts and Sciences

Literary Dissection Gets Real in Middle Georgia State University English Prof’s Unique Course

Dr. Christine Rigsby and Dr. Karmen Lenz are shown in the image on the right. Photo by Hannah Hartman. The other image shows students in the class during the optional pig heart dissection.

When Jahi Mendes registered for Dr. Karmen Lenz’s early British literature course, the last thing he expected to see on the syllabus was a heart dissection. Learn more about Dr. Lenz and Dr. Rigsby’s collaborative course here.