2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Aug 10, 2022  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENG 1910 - Dystopian Literature


This course will explore the dystopian genre in literature. We will discuss how the authors portray their fears in the text and whether or not they still resonant today or have, in fact, come true to certain extents. We will read Huxley’s Brave New World. Orwell’s 1984, Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sleep (as well as watch sections of the movie it inspiried, Blade Runner)) and Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale.

Anticipated Terms Offered: Varies