2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Nov 17, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENG 133 - Women Writers I


Examines how women writers before 1900 address, confront, avoid, subvert and question traditional notions of gender, culture, domesticity, history, ethnicity and sexuality. Close attention is paid to textual reading, the historical and intellectual context of works, and different critical approaches to women’s writing. Authors include Behn, Burney, Austen, Sedgwick, Chopin, Gilman, Foster and Wilson. For undergraduate English majors and minors, this course partially satisfies the Historical Sequences (A) requirement. Meets the Verbal Expression requirement.

Program of Liberal Studies (PLS) Designation: VE

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered every other year, alternating with ENG 134