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MA in Literature
Course Description

ENG 209
The Craft of the Young Adult Novel

This course will examine a wide selection of fiction aimed at readers aged 10-16, focusing on the authors' crafting of the novel, including plot and theme, style, and character development. We will consider the historical events, social issues, genres, and series that have shaped generations of American readers in the 20th century.

Course Credit:

Kathryn Reiss


Limit sixteen students.
Open to graduate students only.

Last Updated: 9/21/17