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Modern American Fiction

This is a course in the study of significant works of American fiction written in the last century, mostly before WW II. The course discusses major American modernists, such as James, Wharton, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Toomer, Faulkner, Hurston, as well as the critical and cultural contexts in which these works appeared. The focus is on the establishment of American fiction as a major literary form during an era of social flux, economic dislocation, and foreign wars.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6943 Th
16:00 - 18:45
O\'Connell,Shaun V W06-0094
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/06/2016
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 11
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate students in ENGL only
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