In this course students examine the modern and contemporary novel, that chameleon of form and style, with particular focus on structure, time sequence, arc, and revelation.
Students will develop skills in literary interpretation.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Students will read 10 novels over the course of the semester, including PEOPLE OF PAPER by Salvador Plascencia, DOTING by Henry Green, THE FLAME ALPHABET by Ben Marcus, A VISIT FROM THE GOON SQUAD by Jennifer Egan, and others.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Two medium-length papers, several short response papers, one presentation
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course contributes to the fulfillment of the Theory & Literary Forms concentration of the English major.
|Instructor(s): Unferth,Deb Olin Times: ..T.... 07:00PM-09:50PM; Location: CRT285; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 18||SR major: 6||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 4||JR non-major: 4||SO: 0||FR: 0|
|Web Resources: Syllabus |
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