ENG 391 - World Literature I: From Antiquity to the Early Modern Era

This course presents a global approach to literature by introducing prose, poetry and drama representative of different world cultures and historical periods, from antiquity to the early modern era. Students engage in close readings of individual texts and contextual/comparative analyses. Written and spoken activities are designed to enhance students’ appreciation of literature and their awareness of the ways it arises from, shapes and reflects the world’s cultures.

Course Credit: 3

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