Aug 18, 2019  
2018-2019 College of Liberal Arts 
    
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ENGH 354 - American Literature Post-1900: Advanced Studies

4 credits
This course offers in-depth study of a particular author, genre, theme, or topic from post-1900 American literatures.  Topics include the study of major authors; naturalism, modernism, the Beat Generation, multiculturalism, graphic novels, postmodernism; covering fields such as women’s literature, ethnic literatures, immigrant literature, queer literature; or contextualizing historical eras such as the Great Depression, World War I, World War II, the Cold War, civil rights, the twenty-first century.  As a writing intensive course, this course asks students to develop their literary and analytical writing through close reading, engaging literary theories and scholarship, and developing critical approaches to the study of literature and culture.   Prerequisite: ENGH 150   Equivalent: ENGL 355   CLA-Writing Intensive



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