ENG 254 : World Literature After 1600

Credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in ENG 100.

Semester Offered

Fall

Description

Students read selected major works of world literature from 1600 (the time of Shakespeare) to the present. Writers from Europe, North America, China, Japan, India, the Middle East, South America, Africa, and other regions will be discussed. Students will consider these works within their historical contexts and discuss their context, ideas, intended meaning, and historical significance. Literary movements and methods of interpretation also will be discussed.

Designations

Diversification: Literatures — DL