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Literature and the Political Imagination

The course studies ways authors use imaginative literature to respond to political situations and to voice moral and political beliefs. It probes such themes as war and conquest, wealth, race, sex, but its main emphasis is on language and organization and this emphasis requires close analysis of style and structure. Authors may include Dickens, Forster, and Conrad, Dos Passos, Hansberry, Baraka, and Malraux, Brecht, and Silone.

Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 200 or 201 or 202

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7403 TuTh
2:00 - 3:15 pm
Srikanth,Rajini M03-0430
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 23
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 200 or 201 or 202
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: International