Fall 2013 Description for ENGL 341

This course will offer an in-depth study of selected women's writing, organized by period, genre or theme. In any particular semester, the course might focus, for example, on 18th century women writers, contemporary women poets or marriage in women's literature. The texts will be approached with regard to questions of canon formation, women's history and cultural constructions of gender. Credit may be earned more than once under this number for different emphases. This course fulfills the Human Diversity requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisites: ENGL 201, 202, 203, or 204