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Academic Year 2005/2006
American Literature 1865-1945
ENGL 204 SP
Topics in this survey of American literature since the Civil War will include major prose writers and literary movements. We will make an effort to situate texts in their historical contexts.
The following authors will be represented: Davis, Twain, James, Crane, Chesnutt, Gilman, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Hurston, O'Neill, West, and Wright.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Midterm quiz and essay, end of term quiz and essay.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
This is a reading--and thinking--intensive course, and students will be expected to keep up with a demanding syllabus.
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- Instructor(s): Pfister,Joel
- Times: .M.W.F. 12:00PM-12:50PM; Location: SHAN107;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 80)
- SR. major: 10 Jr. major: 20
- SR. non-major: 10 Jr. non-major: 15 SO: 15 FR: 10
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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