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American Literature and Politics in the 1850s
ENGL 259
Fall 2006 not offered
Crosslisting: AMST 259

The course examines the relationship between literature and political expression during the decade of political controversy leading up to the Civil War. We will read political speeches and works of social analysis from the period, as well as fiction and poetry. Students will also do research on newspapers and magazines, using the microform resources of Olin Library.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ENGL
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [ENGL203 or AMST155] OR [HIST235 or AMST236] OR [AMST200 or LAST200]
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

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