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Goethe, Poet of the Germans (Goethe und kein Ende)
GRST 340
Fall 2006
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: COL 340

This course provides an introduction to Germany's most important writer. The focus will be, first of all, on close reading of key texts from the poetry, prose and drama. Goethe's biography and its sometimes revealing, sometimes problematic contextualization of the works will provide another major focus. Some attention will be given to the checkered reception of Goethe in German and Austrian literature as well as to recent controversies concerning his reactionary politics.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA GRST
Course Format: Lecture/DiscussionGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: GRST214 OR (WUPG251 AND [WUPG252 or GERM252]) OR GRST217
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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