ENG 272F : Introduction to Literature: Culture and Literature: Women Writers on Women

Credits

3

Class Hours

Class Hours3 lecture

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in ENG 100.

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring (once every 3 semesters)

Description

This course focuses on women authors and their works in a variety of literary genres. Students will read literature from the past and present by women of varied social and ethnic backgrounds to discover the common personal and political concerns which have motivated women to write throughout history. Emphasis will be placed upon developing critical thinking skills for understanding and appreciating individual texts, and on using writing as a way to explore ideas, make connections, and express knowledge.

Designations

Diversification: Literatures — DL