The study of a single theme or subject as it emerges in selected periods of literature, chiefly English and American, from the Renaissance to the 20th century. Attention will be directed toward the Classical and Medieval origins of texts and traditions. The historical periods and the subjects will vary from section to section and from year to year. The focus will be upon such themes and subjects as nature, cities, love, oppression, satire, the epic, narrative, and critical tradition and revolt. Meets the Critical Perspectives: The West in Time requirement.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Fall 2017||Block 1||Tradition and Change in Literature: Satire||Jared Richman||Armstrong Hall 257B||16/-1||11/24/2017|
|Spring 2018||Block 5||Tradition and Change in Literature: Athens, Rome, and Hollywood||Lisa Hughes, Barry Sarchett||TBA||16/3||11/24/2017|