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ENG 181
The British Novel in the 20th Century and Beyond
Fall

The 20th century presented special problems for writers of fiction. We shall consider these and explore the new techniques that were used to deal with them. The early modern experimenters, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, E. M. Forster, and D. H. Lawrence, will be carefully considered. We shall also read selected texts by Buchi Emecheta, Doris Lessing, Zadie Smith, and Jeanette Winterson.
Offered every other year beginning 2018-19.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Ruth Saxton

Prerequisite:
ENG 001

Note(s):
Consent of instructor required for sophomores
Open to sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Written Communication II,

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Last Updated: 6/23/17