ENGL 2120 Overview of Literary Study I Representative Selections of World Literature
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 51.
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3 hours; 3 credits
from the Middle Ages to the Late Eighteenth Century. Studies in the literature and culture of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the eighteenth century. Part I of a two-course general survey and overview with three principal focuses: 1) the major literary and intellectual movements of world literature, in historical perspective, 2) the close reading of texts in the several genres, and 3) literature as viewed through the various lenses of contemporary theory and critical discourses.
Prerequisite: English 1010  or 1.7