Literature

English Department

Literature Program

The study of literature engages students in creative and non-instrumental ways of knowing, as well as engaging theory and methodologies of the discipline.  Coursework in literature features inquiry and discussion based learning with a focus on critical and analytical reading through close reading/textual analysis. It also requires substantial development and support of ideas in written and/or multi-modal compositions.


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study literature fall term 2018 flyerStudy Literature - Fall Term 2018

  • CRN 21059 - Intro to Imaginative Writing: Fiction (Chaves) T/H 2:00 to 3:50 pm
  • CRN 21673 Intro to Lit: Poetry (Beasley) online
  • CRN 21826 Intro to Lit: Fiction (vonAmmon) online
  • CRN 22887 Intro to Women Writers (McGrail) online
  • CRN 23127 Asian American Literature (Shitabata) T/H noon to 1:50 pm
  • CRN 23128 Survey of American Literature (Harrison) T/H 10:00 to 11:50 am
  • CRN 23216 Latino/a Literature (Chaves) MW 2:00 to 3:20 pm 2:00 to 2:50 pm