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


Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16078
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.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Katherine Gaudet

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm MORR 103