This course studies the poem of history, from the heroism of strife to the heroism of consciousness, studying the construction of the soul, death, the state, the patriarch, and sexuality from the dawn of history to the emergence of the modern age.
close reading of many of the poems and plays
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ENGL)(ENGL-Literature)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Homer, ILIAD; ODYSSEY
Milton, PARADISE LOST
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Two papers. Four responses.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Permission of the instructor required for students without the prerequisite. This course fulfills the English Department's History I requirement for the major and the research option requirement for senior thesis writers.
|Instructor(s): Friedberg,Harris A. Times: .M.W... 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: JUDD116; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 75||SR major: 5||JR major: 25|| || |
|Seats Available: 40||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 25||JR non-major: 0||SO: 20||FR: 0|
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