• LIT-216 : British Literature to 1650

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Literature
    Subject:
    Literature
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    British Literature to 1650 is a historical survey introducing the literary masterworks of Great Britain from the earliest writings to 1650. This course introduces pivotal literary works such as Beowulf and Canterbury Tales; Arthurian literature; and medieval poetry, prose and drama. The course concludes with William Shakespeare. Emphasis is placed on historical background, cultural context, and literary analysis of selected prose, poetry, and drama.