Course Materials, Including Study Guides to Various Works

Grouped here are study guides prepared by Professor Paul Brians of Washington State University for the use of students in his classes. Nonprofit users are welcome to use and reproduce them for educational purposes so long as full credit is given to the author and the URL of the original is included, though online "mirrors" are not allowed. Please link to these pages rather than cloning them on your own site. Feel free to make corrections and/or additions by writing Prof. Brians at

  • Syllabus for World Civilizations course
  • Science Fiction (English 333)

  • Science Fiction Film
  • 18th and 19th Century European Classics (Humanities 303)