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Spring 2018-2019
* ENG 200 (LA)   na, npdf

Introduction to English Literature: 14th to 18th Century

Russell J. Leo

An introduction to the leading figures of earlier English Literature, including Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton, Pope, and Swift; to literary history as a mode of inquiry; and to some of the questions that preoccupy English poetry, prose, and drama across four centuries: art, beauty, romance, desire, the will, the mind, God, sex, and death.

Sample reading list:
Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus
Milton, Paradise Lost
Malory, Le Morte Darthur
Beowulf
Behn, Oroonoko
Swift, Gulliver's Travels
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
100 pages of reading per week.

Requirements/Grading:
Paper in lieu of Final - 30%
Quizzes - 5%
Papers - 45%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
First-year students welcome..

Other information:
ENG Distribution Area: For current ENG majors or those thinking about declaring, this course satisfies the Introduction to English Literature requirement.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
40451 L01 02:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm M W        Enrolled:5 Limit:100
40452 P01 03:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W        Enrolled:4 Limit:14
40453 P02 01:30:00 pm - 02:20:00 pm T        Enrolled:0 Limit:14
41803 P03 01:30:00 pm - 02:20:00 pm W        Enrolled:1 Limit:14
40454 P04 03:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm Th        Enrolled:0 Limit:14