ENGL 1400: Introduction to Literary Studies
Lecture - 4 credits
- Introduces the diverse fields that comprise literary studies for English majors and minors.
- Surveys the methods and topics of English literary and textual studies, including a wide range of media (e.g., images, film, and graphic narrative).
- Explores strategies for reading, interpreting, and theorizing about texts, including how race, gender, sexuality, class, and colonialism are represented in literary texts, other media, and scholarship.
- Focuses on developing skills in thinking analytically, writing clearly about complex ideas, and conducting research.
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