Rosalie Stafford, Writer
Edits academic works (dissertations, theses, research projects);
ghostwrites, illustrates, & Kindle-publishes autobiographies, family histories, & company histories; composes business brochures; researches & writes Mills Reports; edits & Kindle-publishes works of fiction & nonfiction

The Stafford Rule: Concentrate! Multi-tasking is inefficient. Do one thing at a time.

yesnavy@gmailDOTcom
DEGREES
LIFETIME COLLEGE-INSTRUCTOR’S CERTIFICATE
PUBLICATIONS (novels; nonfiction; magazines)
SAMPLE SYLLABI (architectural history; composition; literature)
COLLEGE CLASSES TAUGHT after RECEIVING MA
COLLEGE COURSES TAUGHT before RECEIVING MA
TEACHING HISTORY (as adjunct instructor, 1990-2009)
TEACHING HISTORY (as teaching assistant, 1984-1989)
GRADUATE COURSEWORK, Language Arts
UNDERGRADUATE COURSEWORK, Language Arts
UNDERGRADUATE COURSEWORK, Art & Architectural History

   DEGREES   
 

• M.A., English & Folklore
• B.A., Art & Architectural History

• B.A., Sociology & Administration of Justice

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE, awarded 1989 & valid for life:  
 

California Community Colleges Instructor, Language Arts & Literature

PUBLICATIONS 

 

Author, nonfiction works (on Kindle):

 

Visit Amazon Author Page: http://www.amazon.com/Rosalie-Stafford/e/B007GTXH1M

Bolshevik Occultism & God-Building in Lunacharsky's "Vasilisa the Wise" : A Contextual Analysis of the Commissar of Enlightenment's 1919 Symbolist Play (Paradox of Progressivism Series), 2012

The Case against College: Why Everything You Have Been Taught about College is Wrong (Paradox of Progressivism Series), 2012

The History of GMOs: Genetically Engineered Corn, Canola, Cotton (GMO Primer & Reference Guide Series) 2nd ed, 2011, 2012

Saving your Eyesight from GMO Foods & Meds that Cause Blindness: No-Sugar; No-Gluten, No-GMO Golden Age Diet (GMO Primer & Reference Guide Series), 2012

Read your Fortune & Know your Future: Card-Reading, Classic Hollywood Style, 2012

Streamline Moderne (Style Primer Series), 2012

 

Author, mystery novels (print & Kindle):

 

Thursday's Child & The Queen of Swords , 2005

Crime Times Two: Friday's Child & The Five Diamonds [and] Saturday's Child & The Sad King of Swords, 2007

  • Founding publisher, monthly magazine (in both print & pdf):
 

The Jackalope Desert Gazette, 2010

  • Founding publisher, online quarterly:
 

Web Mystery Magazine, 2003-2005

SAMPLE SYLLABI          
 

 2008:Survey of 18th, 19th, & 20th Century Western Architecture
 2007:Using Literature as a Background for Improving Writing Skills
 2006:Survey of World Literature, Ancient to Early Modern

COLLEGE CLASSES (3-unit & 4-unit COURSES) TAUGHT after RECEIVING MA

 

• English Composition I – more than 60 courses
• English Composition II – more 35 courses
• American Literature – 2 courses
• World Literature, Ancient to Renaissance – 12 courses
• World Literature, Renaissance to Modern – 1 course

• Composition through World Literature – 1 course
• Developmental Grammar – more than 5 courses
• Developmental Grammar & Composition – 1 course
• History of Architecture, Ancient to Baroque – 1 course

• History of Architecture & Interior Design, Ancient to Baroque – 1 course

COLLEGE COURSES TAUGHT before RECEIVING MA 

 

• History of Art & Architecture, Ancient to Gothic – 1 course
• History of Art & Architecture, Renaissance – 1 course
• History of Art & Architecture, Baroque to Modern – 3 courses
• Library Research Skills – 2 courses

 TEACHING HISTORY (as adjunct instructor, 1990-2009) 

 

• Grossmont College, El Cajon (2007 – 2008): Taught College Composition (Eng 120) to community college students.
• Newschool of Architecture & Design (2008): Taught History of Architecture (263) to architecture students.
• Vincennes University: Navy College, San Diego (2005 – 2009): Taught Developmental Grammar & Composition (Eng 95), English Composition (101, 102) & World Literature Ancient to Renaissance (Lit 220) to Navy personnel.
• Miramar College, San Diego (2007): Taught Composition & Literature (Eng 105) to community college students.
• Platt College, San Diego (2006): Taught English Composition (101) to art students.
• Art Institute, San Diego (2002 – 2004): Taught English Composition (101, 102) & History of Architecture (101) to art students.
• Southwestern College, Chula Vista (1998): Taught English Composition (101) to Navy personnel.
• City College, San Diego (1995): Taught English Composition (101) to community college students.
• Central Texas College, San Diego (1991 – 1994): Taught Developmental Grammar (90), English Composition (101, 102) & World Literature (221) to US Navy personnel, on deployment & on base.
• City College, San Diego (1990): Taught English Composition (101) & American Literature (210) to community college students.
• MiraCosta College, Vista (1990): Taught English Composition (101) to community college students.
• Palomar College, Escondido (1990): Taught English Composition (101) to community college students.
• Miramar College, San Diego (1990): Taught English Composition (101) to community college students.

 TEACHING HISTORY (as teaching assistant, 1984 - 1989)
 

• Instructor, Western Kentucky University (1988 – 1989): Taught English Composition & Library Research to college students.
• Teaching Assistant, UCSC (1984 – 1986): Taught sections of Art History (Ancient to Modern) to college students.

   UNDERGRADUATE COURSEWORK, LANGUAGE ARTS  
 

• Phonetics
• History of English Language
• Intro to Old English
• Beowulf [in Old English]
• Intro to Shakespeare
• World Literature
• Drama: Ancient to Restoration
• Drama: Restoration to Modern
• Filmed Plays
• History of Cinema

• Applied Journalism
• Prose & Poetry of American Indians
• Mythology and Literature

GRADUATE COURSEWORK, LANGUAGE ARTS

 

• Bibliographic Resources for Post-Graduates
• Theories of Rhetoric & Composition
• Shakespeare
• Chaucer [in Middle English]
• Modern British Novel
• James, Hemingway, Faulkner
• Major American Poets
• Folklore Genres
• Folklore Theory

UNDERGRADUATE COURSEWORK, HISTORY OF ART & ARCHITECTURE  

 

• History of Art & Architecture, Ancient to Gothic
• History of Art & Architecture, Renaissance
• History of Art & Architecture, Baroque to Modern

• History of Art & Architecture, 19th – 21st Centuries

• American Art / European Connection
• History of Prints
• Venetian Art
• Early Medieval Art
• Rubens
• Northern Renaissance
• Renaissance Architecture
• International Style
• Le Corbusier
• Books Arts
• William Morris