(ENGL 363) American Literature From 1914-1965
Intensive study of American literature and culture during the period with special attention to the concept of literary “modernism” and its relation to twentieth-century aesthetic and cultural movements.
|Credit Hours||3.0 Lecture|
|Offered||Winter - odd years|
Course Learning Outcomes
- Be exposed to a range of late 19th-and early 20th-century literary texts.
- Get a sense of the chronological significance of these texts in broader philosophical, political, and historical contexts that were circulating during the turn of the 20thcentury.
- Understand and gain an appreciation for the often difficult but always rewarding language of the “modern” period in American literature.