Great Figures - American Pre-1900

ENGL A479
3.00 crs.

This course offers an intensive study of one or two great American literary figures of the pre-1900s. The course traces the development of the author’s art, noting influences, historical and philosophical contexts, critical receptions, and modern assessments. Authors may include, Melville, Hawthorne, Thoreau and Emerson, and Henry James.This course may be repeated with permission.

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