2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 240 World Literature

Offers a survey of literatures in global and historical contexts. Readings will focus on literatures produced outside England and the U.S. Over half of the texts studied will be written by non-European writers. Particular focus will vary according to instructor. Course may focus on a theme (e.g., the heroic struggle, nation and identity) or a region (e.g., the history of African literature). Course work will include at least one analytical essay.