2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 378 Studies in Early American Literature

Provides an in-depth study of selected early American literature, roughly the beginnings through 1820. Content and focus varies by instructor; however, featured topics may include literature of European exploration, religious or political writings, seduction novels, and/or captivity narratives. Instructors may focus on genre, theme, or authors. Expect to write at least one analytic paper dealing with one or more works read for the course.