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Focuses on the poetry of the Romantic period (c.1789-1832), including some of the works of the major Romantic poets, such as Blake,...
Irony's Edge: Eighteenth-Century Satire
Survey of poetry, drama and prose from 1660 to 1798, which may include John Dryden, Aphra Behn, Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift, Samuel...
Introduction to Old Norse Literature
Survey of Old Norse literature in translation, including Eddic and Skaldic poetry, King's sagas, Icelandic sagas, ancient sagas and...
Study of English literature from the reign of James I to the Restoration, emphasizing Donne, Herbert, Bunyan and Milton. Prerequisite: 6...
Science Fiction and Subcreation
Focuses on Tolkien and Lewis response to the problem of alienation in contemporary culture, more specifically the genre of science fiction....
Intensive introduction to children's literature. Students will investigate various genres of children's literature and critically...
The Bible as Literature
Explores the literary power and expression of biblical material. The Bible will be read as a work of literature, sensitive to issues of plot...
Classics of Medieval Literature
Beginning with Bede's account of the seventh- century conversion of King Edwin and ending with the close of the Middle Ages circa 1400,...
Explores important works of poetry and prose by authors such as Sidney, Spenser, Erasmus and More and their place in Renaissance culture....
From medieval to modern times, the legends of King Arthur have captured the imaginations of many cultures. Explores diverse articulations of...
Introduces students to the poetry and prose of Anglo-Saxon England. Works are read in modern translations, but an introduction to the...
The Short Story
Select short stories and short story sequences are the focus of the course. Consideration is also given to the peculiarities of the genre...
Develops the basic practical skills of literary criticism. With respect to poetry, among other things, instruction is provided in the use of...
Major Authors in English Literature
Consists of a study of major authors selected from the various periods of English literature. Authors may include Chaucer, Marlowe, Milton,...
Literature and Composition
A development of writing skills necessary for university work, including a review of the fundamentals of grammar. Students will be given...
Introduction to Literature II
An introduction to literature written by men and women from a variety of countries. This course will include literature from 1661 to the...
Introduction to Literature I
An introduction to literature written by men and women from a variety of countries. This course will include literature up to the year 1660...