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ENGL 4514-001: The Long Eighteenth Century - Narrative and the Law

In this class, we will read a number of works, mostly but not all literary, that will open for us a picture of the criminal and legal landscape of eighteenth-century England. There was plenty of law but only weak legal enforcement and it was, in some ways, a golden age...

ENGL 2717: American Indian Literature (Fall 2019)

Surveys historical and contemporary North American Native American literature. Examines the continuity and incorporation of traditional stories and values in Native Literature, including novels, short stories and poetry. NOTE: Fall 2019 - This is a HYBRID course, meaning it will be part in-person and part online. Contact engldept@colorado.edu with any...

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ENGL 1230: Environmental Literature (Fall 2019)

Introduces students to the tradition of nature writing dating from Romanticism through realist and experimental contemporary literary texts. Students will study key terms and concepts related to the environment such as anthropocentrism, bioregionalism, eco-cosmopolitanism, environmental justice, deep ecology, and posthumanism. They will apply them to different literary genres toward developing...