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American Realism

ENGL 306
Fall 2008 not offered
Course Cluster: Urban Studies

This research seminar focuses on the major developments in American fiction from 1865-1910. We will examine the aesthetic and political aims that inspired the writers who saw themselves as combatants in what Stephen Crane called "the beautiful war" for realism, and we will consider the cultural, institutional, and commercial contexts that encouraged their ambitions.

Essential Capabilities:
This course fulfills the English department's research seminar requirement for senior thesis writers.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ENGL
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

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