Film and the Art of Literary Adaptation

3.00 crs.

This course provides students with an understanding of how a work of literature is translated into a film. The core material for the course varies from semester to semester, but is comprised of fiction that has successfully been adapted to the screen, especially short stories, novels, and theatrical plays. The course also deals with films created from classic drama, including Shakespeare, as well as folklore and historical records.

Course Prerequisite

ENGL T122 Critical Reading and Writing , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted
ENGL A205 Writing about Texts , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite