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MA in Literature
Course Description

ENG 282
Critical Theory

This course, open to students at an advanced level of literary study, will examine the development and implications of a variety of critical schools and methods that have arisen within the past 50 years and how they have transformed the study of literary texts. Emphasis will be given not only to understanding the critical methods and assumptions, but also to applying them to literary texts read in class. Areas to be covered will include historical/cultural studies, structuralism and post-structuralism, and feminist criticism.

Course Credit:

Tom Strychacz; Diane Cady

Limit sixteen students.
Open to graduate students only.

Last Updated: 9/21/17