ENGL209 - American Literature through the Civil War

Credits: 3

This course samples American literature from its beginnings through the Civil War period, emphasizing themes that have left their mark on American consciousness and discusses how socio-economic themes relate to literature (as cause and as subject matter). Formal literary criticism is included as well as analysis of structure.


ENGL110 or equivalent. (Fulfills English or Humanities requirement.)

Required course for