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Spring 2018-2019
* ENG 351 (LA)   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

American Literature: 1865-1930

Alfred Bendixen

The development of American literature from the end of the Civil War to the start of the Great Depression: the rise of realism, naturalism, and modernism. Emphasis on the artistic achievement of such writers as James, Twain, Chopin, Wharton, Cather, Eliot, Hemingway, and Fitzgerald.

Sample reading list:
Mark Twain, Great Short Works
Henry James, Daisy Miller
Edith Wharton, The House of Mirth
James Weldon Johnson, The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
T.S. Eliot, The Wasteland
Ernest Hemingway, In Our Time
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
250 pp. of reading per week.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Take Home Final Exam - 25%
Papers - 40%
Class/Precept Participation - 15%

Other information:
Distribution Requirement: American

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
40462 L01 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W        Enrolled:30 Limit:55
40463 P01 11:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am W        Enrolled:13 Limit:13 Closed
40464 P02 12:30:00 pm - 01:20:00 pm W        Enrolled:8 Limit:13
41628 P03 01:30:00 pm - 02:20:00 pm W        Enrolled:2 Limit:13
41629 P04 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am Th        Enrolled:7 Limit:13