96-97 LS&A Bulletin

English Language and Literature

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

Professors

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

Visiting Professors

Lecturers

Adjunct Associate Professors

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Professors Emeriti John W. Aldridge, John Arthos, Sheridan Baker, Herbert Barrows, Joseph J. Blotner, Walter H. Clark, William Coles, Edmund H. Creeth, A. Stephen Dunning, Hubert M. English, Russell Fraser, Thomas J. Garbaty, Morris Greenhut, Donald Hill, Bert G. Hornback, Frank Huntley, Harold King, Robert T. Lenaghan, Lyall H. Powers, John Reidy, Warner G. Rice, Jay L. Robinson, William Steinhoff, Robert Super, Bernard Van't Hul.

Courses in English Language and Literature (Division 361)

124. College Writing: Writing and Literature.
ECB writing assessment. (4). (Introductory Composition).

125. College Writing. ECB writing assessment. (4). (Introductory Composition).

140(126). First-Year Literary Seminar. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

217. Literature Seminar. Completion of the Introductory Composition requirement. (3). (HU).

220. Intensive Writing. ECB Writing Assessment; open to junior and senior transfer students only. (2). (Introductory Composition). May be repeated for a total of four credits.

223. Creative Writing. Completion of the Introductory Composition requirement. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May not be repeated for credit.

224. The Uses of Language. Completion of the Introductory Composition requirement. (4). (HU).

225. Argumentative Writing. Completion of the Introductory Composition requirement. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

226. Directed Writing. Permission of instructor. (1-3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected for a total of 3 credits.

227. Introductory Playwriting. (3). (HU).

230. Introduction to Short Story and Novel. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

239. What is Literature? Prerequisite for concentrators in the Regular Program and in Honors. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

240. Introduction to Poetry. Prerequisite for concentrators in the Regular Program and in Honors. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

245/RC Hums. 280/Theatre 211. Introduction to Drama and Theatre. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in RC Hums. 281. (4). (HU).

267(326). Introduction to Shakespeare. Completion of Introductory Composition. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

270. Introduction to American Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

274/CAAS 274. Introduction to Afro-American Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

280. Thematic Approaches to Literature. (3). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

285. Introduction to Twentieth-Century Literature. (3). (HU).

299. Directed Study. Permission of instructor. (1-3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected for a total of 3 credits.

Primarily for Juniors and Seniors

301. The Power of Words. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl).

305. Introduction to Modern English. Recommended for students preparing to teach English. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU).

308. History of the English Language. (3). (HU).

309. American English. (3). (HU).

310. Discourse and Society. English 124 or 125. (3). (Excl).

313. Topics in Literary Studies. (4). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 8 credits.

315/WS 315. Women and Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

316. Intellectual Problems in Literature. (3). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

317. Literature and Culture. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

318. Literary Types. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

319. Literature and Social Change. (3). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

320/CAAS 338. Literature in Afro-American Culture. (3). (HU).

323. Creative Writing. English 223, junior standing, and written permission of instructor. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

324. Creative Writing. Junior standing and written permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit.

325. Essay Writing: The Art of Exposition. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl).

329. Practical English. (4). (Excl).

340. Reading and Writing Poetry. (3). (Excl).

350. Literature in English to 1660. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl).

351. Literature in English after 1660. (4). (Excl).

367. Shakespeare's Principal Plays. (4; 3 in the half-term). (HU).

368. Shakespeare's Principal Plays, II. II. (4). (HU).

370. Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

371. Studies in Literature, 1600-1830. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

372. Studies in Literature, 1830-Present. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

381/Amer. Cult. 324. Asian American Literature. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

382/Amer. Cult. 328. Native American Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

383. Topics in Jewish Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

384/CAAS 384/Amer. Cult. 406. Topics in Caribbean Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

385/CAAS 385. Topics in African Literature. (3). (HU). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

386. Irish Literature. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for a total of six credits with department permission.

387/Amer. Cult. 327. Latino/Latina Literature of the U.S. (3). (HU).

391. Honors Survey: Medieval English Literature. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

392. Honors Survey: Renaissance English Literature. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

393. Honors Survey: Eighteenth-Century English Literature. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

394. Honors Survey: History of Literary Theory. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

401/Rel. 481. The English Bible: Its Literary Aspects and Influences, I. (4). (HU).

406/Ling. 406. Modern English Grammar. (3). (Excl).

407. Topics in Language and Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

411. Art of the Film. (3). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

412/Film-Video 412. Major Directors. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for a total of nine credits with department permission.

413/Film-Video 413. Film Genres and Types. (3; 2 in the half-term). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

415. Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

416/Hist. 487/WS 416. Women in Victorian England. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

417. Senior Seminar. Senior concentrator in English. May not be repeated for credit. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl).

423. The Writing of Fiction. Open to seniors and graduate students; written permission of the instructor is required. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit.

425. Advanced Essay Writing. Open only to seniors and graduate students. (3). (Excl).

426. Directed Writing. Junior standing and permission of instructor. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected for a total of 6 credits.

427. Playwriting. Permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit.

428. Senior Writing Tutorial. English 223, 323, and 423/429 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

429. The Writing of Poetry. Written permission of instructor is required. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit.

430. The Rise of the Novel. (4). (Excl).

431. The English Novel from Dickens to Conrad. (4). (Excl).

432. The American Novel. (4). (Excl).

433. The Modern Novel. (4). (Excl).

434. The Contemporary Novel. (4; 3 in the half-term). (Excl).

440. Modern Poetry. (3). (Excl).

441. Contemporary Poetry. (3). (Excl).

442. History of Poetry. (3). (Excl).

443/Theatre 321. History of Theatre I. (3). (HU).

444/Theatre 322. History of Theatre II. (3). (HU).

445. Shakespeare's Rivals. (3). (Excl).

446. World Drama: Congreve to Ibsen. (3). (Excl).

447. Modern Drama. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

448. Contemporary Drama. (3). (Excl).

449/Theatre 423. American Theatre and Drama. (3). (HU).

450. Medieval Drama. (3). (Excl).

455/MARC 455. Medieval English Literature. (3). (HU).

457/MARC 457. Renaissance English Literature. (3). (HU).

459. English Neoclassical Literature. (3). (Excl).

461. English Romantic Literature. (3). (Excl).

462. Victorian Literature. (3). (Excl).

463. Modern British Literature. (3). (Excl).

465/MARC 465. Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales. (3). (Excl).

467. Topics in Shakespeare. Prior course work in Shakespeare is recommended. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

469. Milton. (3). (Excl).

470. Early American Literature: Key Texts. (3). (Excl).

471. Nineteenth-Century American Literature: Key Texts. (3). (Excl).

472. Twentieth-Century American Literature: Key Texts. (3). (Excl).

473. Topics in American Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

477/CAAS 475. Early Afro-American Literature. (3). (Excl).

478/CAAS 476. Contemporary Afro-American Literature. (3). (Excl).

479/CAAS 489. Topics in Afro-American Literature. English 274 and/or 320 strongly recommended. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

482. Studies in Individual Authors. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

483. Great Works of Literature. (1). (HU). May be repeated for credit with department permission.

484. Issues in Criticism. (3). (Excl).

486. History of Criticism. (3). (Excl).

489/Education 440. Teaching of English. See School of Education Bulletin. (3). (Excl).

490. Reading, Writing and Criticism in the Teaching of English. Concurrent election of English 491/Educ. D491 and English 305. (7). (Excl).

491/Educ. D491. Teaching of English: Methods and Practicum. Concurrent election of English 305 and 490. (5). (Excl).

493. Honors Survey: Nineteenth-Century English Poetry. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

494. Honors Survey: Nineteenth-Century English Fiction. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

495. Honors Survey: The Twentieth Century. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

496. Honors Colloquium: Drafting the Thesis. Admission to the English Honors Program. (3). (Excl).

497. Honors Seminar. Junior or senior standing and permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

498. Directed Teaching. Permission of the instructor. (3). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

499. Directed Study. Junior standing; and permission of instructor. Not open to graduate students. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected for a total of 6 credits.