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ENG 242LEC - American Writers 2
Lecture
American Writers 2 STU Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   19819   Enrollment Capacity:   30
Section:   STU   Enrollment Total:   30
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   0
Dates:   02/01/2021 - 05/07/2021   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   M W F , 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
  Course Description
This course surveys US literature from Reconstruction to the present. Students will learn how literary writing enables us to thrive and survive in the world by exploring novels and short stories by Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Pynchon, and Toni Morrison, among others. Lecture and discussion will teach students how to read literature and life in detail and in context. This interpretive work will reveal how literature responds to pivotal events in American social history and contributes to artistic movements such as realism, modernism, and postmodernism.
  Instructor(s)
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Other Courses Taught By: Ha