ENGL 516W (01) - American Literature II Money, Migration, and Modernity: Huck Finn to Beloved

American Lit II Money

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 14150
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.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 516, ENGL 516H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Lawrence Beemer

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 108
Additional Course Details: 

This course satisfies the Modern Litereature Foundational Survey requirement for English Majors. 

This course satisifes a Post-1800 Literature requirement for English Literature, English: TBD, English/Law 3+3, English/Journalism Majors. 

This is a required course for English Teaching majors.