American Literature to 1865 (ENG211)
3.0 Semester Hours
IAI Code: H3 914 What's this?
This course explores varied writings in the Americas from the beginning of colonialism to the end of the U.S. Civil War. With emphases on form, content and context, students read and discuss literary works from several genres falling into literary periods such as The Conquest and Colonial periods; the eighteenth century, Revolutionary and Republican eras; and the early nineteenth century, American Renaissance, Abolitionist and Civil War periods.