(ENGL 362) American Literature From Mid-Nineteenth Century to World War I
Representative writings from the literary movements of regionalism, local color, realism, and naturalism. Includes works by Twain, Chesnutt, Howells, James, Chopin, Wharton, Crane, Norris, and Dreiser.
|Credit Hours||3.0 Lecture|
|Offered||Winter - even years|
Course Learning Outcomes
- Be exposed to a range of late 19th-and early 20th-century literary texts. American Literature From Mid-Nineteenth Century to World War I.
- 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 the limitations and the possibilities that language has as a symbolic system.