ENG 422. Studies in American Literature to 1900.
(3-0-3); I or II.
Prerequisite: ENG 341 or ENG 342 with a grade of "C" or better. Studies in American Literature to 1900 provides intensive appreciation and analysis of literary texts from the colonial period to 1900. Depending on the particular orientation an instructor might choose, students will learn about such movements as: 1) Romanticism and Gothicism, 2) Transcendentalism, 3) Literary Nationalism, 4) Regionalism, and/or 5) Realism