EN 2250 - Identity and Difference in American Literature
Offered: Fall and Spring.
Introductory Course. Close reading and analysis of significant American texts, authors' genres and/or periods with a critical emphasis on relevant concepts such as ideology, canonicity, identity politics, difference, assimilation and cultural appropriation. Students explore how such categories as race, gender, ethnicity, social class, region, religion, nationality, sexual orientation and/or ability have been constructed and performed through literature. Course content varies depending on instructor. Springs. (DICO)
*All course information is from the 2012-2013 Catalog.