ENGL 3121 Poetry and Prose of the Seventeenth Century
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 30.4.
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4 hours; 4 credits
English poetry from Donne through Marvell. Prose from Francis Bacon through Thomas Hobbes. Texts may include: poetry by Amelia Lanyer, Lady Mary Wroth, Katherine Philips. Topics may include: the role of women in a shifting political landscape; queer desire; race and imperialism; epistemology; the social contract.
Prerequisite: ENGL 1010; or corequisite ENGL. 1012.
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