Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

LNG 309 U.S. Literature in Comparative Contexts(RLA)

(Also AMS 309/ENL 309). 4 hours; 4 credits. An examination of U.S. literature in a comparative, transnational frame by considering U.S. writing with relation to what lies outside national borders and emphasizing the role of international cultures, literatures, and politics in the development of U.S. writing. The course will cover, variously, hemispheric studies, transatlantic studies (beyond U.S.-British), transpacific studies, and Africa-U.S. studies. Prerequisite: An ENH 200-level course or ENL 290.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

AMS 309/ENL 309

Distribution

N