HUMA 440A (H01) - Honors/Hooked: Narratives of Addiction, Recovery, and Redemption


Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16915
This course explores literature about addiction through both literary an psychological lenses. It focuses on the redemption narrative that structures the understanding of addiction for writers and readers alike. Readings include stories of religious redemption, short fiction, memoirs, self-help texts, and narrative and psychological theory. This course is part of the Honors Symposium "Engaging Addiction". The courses in the Symposium join several times during the semester for common meetings where perspectives can be compared and explored.
Course restricted to members of the University Honors Program. UHP members should use the preregistration form before attempting to register.
Attributes: Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Katherine Gaudet

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 R 2:10pm - 3:30pm PARS N104
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK G18