ENGL 2120 Overview of Literary Study I: Representative Selections of World Literature

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 51.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Studies in literature and culture from the Middle Ages through the Eighteenth Century. Part I of a two-course overview with three principal focuses: 1) the major literary and intellectual movements in historical perspective; 2) the language of literary analysis and the close reading of texts in the genres; and 3) literature as viewed through the various lenses of contemporary theory and critical discourses.

Co-requisite: English 1012 or [2.7]

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