2019-2020 Graduate Bulletin 
    
    May 31, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Bulletin

ENG 1900 - Introduction to Literature and Criticism


Goals: To introduce readers to a critical relationship with literary form that is the foundation of the discipline of English. The course investigates literature and writing as a site of cultural production and consumption, leading to a self-reflexive development of critical thinking through the close reading of texts in different genres.  Students acquire critical terminology and practice interpretive strategies. 

Content: Close reading of and writing about selected works from various genres, cultures, and periods.

Taught: Annually

Prerequisite: ENG 1110

Credits: 4