Current teaching

Nellie McClung
WGSS 110d
Gender, Sex and Power (distance)

Minerva Island

MRS 240
Magic & Witchcraft

Rachel Carson

English 592
Women Writing on Nature

Octavia Butler
English 592 (2009)
Women in Science Fiction


Dr. Sharon Collingwood

Welcome to my personal website. If you are a student who needs information about a course, please use the sidebar at the right. If you are interested in activities on Minerva Island, please read below. My recent publications are here.


Minerva Island, teaching and research in Second Life

Minerva Island

Minerva Island is the Department of Women's Studies' teaching and research space in the virtual world Second Life. Second Life is free to join, and we welcome visitors to our island when classes are not in session. Use the link in the sidebar to find out more about Minerva. You can also view our Google events calendar by clicking on the button below.