Courses & Programs

Women and Literature [C]

COURSE CODE: ENG 245

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: ENG 102

Writing by women and images of women in literature. Specific subject varies from semester to semester, but readings include both contemporary and classic works. Some possible subjects: women as fictional heroes, images of motherhood in literature, poetry by women, Black women writers, women's autobiographical writing, and great female roles in drama. Attention paid in background lectures to recent feminist literary criticism and historical research. Prerequisite: ENG 102