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GRAD > ENGL > 602

Studies in Fiction

Description:
Studies in the nature of prose fiction and its major kinds; topics in the history and sociology of narrative fiction, such as the working class novel, the short story, the prose romance, the historical novel; and studies of representative British and American types in international contexts.

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2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3883 Tu
16:00 - 18:45
Sauri,Emilio Mario W06-0047
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 8
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate students in ENGL only
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2017 Summer

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01A 1623 TuTh
18:00 - 21:00
Nixon,Cheryl W06-0047
Session: CE Ses 2
Class Dates: 05/30/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 7
Status: Open
Credits: 0/3
Class Notes: * A page of text filled with unexpected typographical marks, including stars, dashes and blacked out passages. * A narrator who steps out from a story and calls attention to the writing techniques the author is using. * A st| the postmodern novel self-consciously calls attention to its artificial| constructed nature. The eighteenth-century novel has not yet decided that realism is its goal and thus has great fun exploring the limits of character| plot| narrator| and setting. It also has great fun exploring the possible purposes of fiction| including political satire| escapist fantasy| utopian dreams| and recipes and fashion tips. |
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate students in ENGL only
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