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Winter/Spring 2015
Dec 01, 2015
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LIT 6620 - The Novel: Practice and Theory
This is a course on the art and theory of the novel. Students will study in detail, the seminal novels of the 19th and 20th centuries, both in English and in English translation. The focus will be on the mainstream tradition of the European, British, and North American novel, with additional examples drawn from other parts of the world. Emphasis will be placed on close reading and literary analysis from a number of critical perspectives. Students will become familiar with the relevant critical literature, including narrative and critical theory, the history and development of the novel, and selected literary criticism of the novels under study.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Arts & Humanities Division
English/Humanities Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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