ENGL 516W (1SY) - American Literature II Money, Migration, and Modernity: Huck Finn to Beloved

American Lit II Money

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 54017
Students will discuss novels, plays, poems, and essays that address the difficult issues of national rebuilding, the temptations of a new consumer culture, the devastations of numerous wars fought overseas, and encounters with European, Jewish, Latin American, and Asian immigrants. Whether comparing nineteenth-century Huckleberry Finn with twentieth-century Beloved or making sense of modern and postmodern literary playfulness, students will become thoughtful readers and writers. Writing intensive.
Section Comments: Topic: American Lit: Civil War - Present
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 516, ENGL 516H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Stephanie Harzewski

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MW 10:10am - 11:30am ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course satisfies a Post-1800 literature requirement for English Department majors.