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211 Contemporary American Literature

Contemporary American Literature (21:352:211:BQ:02163)
Class Dates: 5/28 - 7/3
Class Times: MTWTh, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Instructor: Hirschberg
Location: Engelhard Hall - Room 213
Format: On Campus
Credits: 3
COURSE DESCRIPTION:

These courses emphasize close reading and writing about contemporary American literature. They focus upon novels and plays from the mid-1960s to recent times while aiming to provide students with a solid foundation for interpretation and literary analysis. Playwrights include Sam Shepard and Christopher Durang; fiction writers include Khalid Hosseini, Ursula LeGuin, Kurt Vonnegut, Jerzy Kosinski, and Amy Tan.

Writing intensive.

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