ENGL 2655: Intro to American Literature (Fall 2019)

Chronological survey of the literature from Bradford to Whitman. Additional Information: Arts Sci Gen Ed: Distribution-Arts Humanities Departmental Category: American Literature

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ENGL 2655-001: Introduction to American Literature I, Early Ethnic American Writing (Spring 2019)

This course will explore traditions and intersections of American Indian, African American, Latinx, and other ethnic American literary writing from “discovery” (contact) to settlement (the colonies) to nationhood (revolution) to near dissolution and tentative resolution (the Civil War). In this course, writings that are often treated as entries that “augment”...