Explores literature of America’s ethnic cultures and their historical and literary contexts. May include literature written by Americans of African, Asian, Arab, Latina/o and/or Native American ancestry. May not receive credit for both ENGL 257 and ENGL 385. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 103. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IB.
ENGL 300 STUDIES IN ENGLISH (Fall 2019)
Study of a literary figure, period, genre, movement or theme. May be repeated under different subtitles. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 102 or 103. Three hours per week plus enhancement. Meets General Education IB (Prior to Fall 2008: IA).
ENGL 508 METHODS & THEORY LIT RESEARCH (Fall 2019)
Introduces students to the methods and theories that are foundational to the study of literature at the graduate level and the application of those theories to literature, beginning with New Criticism, Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and Multiculturalism. Students will examine key literary, critical, and theoretical terms/concepts as well as learn to analyze secondary sources in the process of producing their own critically informed work. Three hours per week.