2021-2022 Literature Courses

Students can either fulfill the requirements of the Calendar year in which they declared a major/minor in English, or under the present 2016/2017 Undergraduate Calendar. Under Calendars 2014/2015 or earlier, a student must complete courses from 3 lists. Under Calendar 2015/2016 and later, a student must fulfill the Historical Breadth requirement. Historical Breadth courses are listed below with an HB. See Calendars or the Department Chair for further details and other degree requirements. Please note that there is a separate list for courses in Drama, Creative Writing, and Applied Writing and Communication Courses.

Please click on the title of the course for a brief description. *Please double-check all course times and descriptions against the current registration guide and the current university calendar.

Fall Term, September-December (3 cr hours):

30.145 Contemporary Literature (Kramer, slot 3; Rose, slot 5; Braun, slot 11)
30. 147 Literary Traditions (Gasse, slot 2)

30.276 Modern Women Writers (Rose, slot 3)
30.282 Gothic Fiction (Robson, slot 4) HB
30.340 Shakespeare II (TBA, slot 12) HB
30.364 Canadian Literature Since 1990 (Kramer, slot 11)
30.368 Poetry of the Romantic Period (Robson, slot 7) HB
30.383 Between Men: Literature and Masculinity (Allan, slot 8)
30.386 History of Literary Criticism (Kramer, slot 6) HB
30.388 Aesthetics and Literary Theory (Venema, slot 14)
30.499 Topics in the Nineteenth Century: The End of the World (Asselin, slot 14)
(If you registered in 30.454: “The Birds and the Bees” in order to meet the Historical Breadth requirements, please contact Dr. Rose. The course has been cancelled and replaced by 30.499.)

Winter Term, January-April (3 cr hours):

30.145 Contemporary Literature (TBA, slot 3; Rose, slot 5; Braun, slot 10)
30. 147 Literary Traditions (Gasse, slot 1; Robson, slot 6; TBA, slot 7)

30.255 Nineteenth-Century British Novel (Robson, slot 4)
30.281 Science Fiction (TBA, slot 3)
30.356 Between Revolutions: Restoration and 18th-century literature (TBA, slot 12) HB
30.365 Victorian Poetry (Robson, slot 7) HB
30.372 Twentieth-Century British Drama (Rose, slot 2)
30.387 Alternate Worlds (Kramer, slot 11)
30.455 American Abolitionism (Rose, slot 13) HB
30.463 Contemporary Critical Theory (Kramer, slot 6)