Spring 2020 - WL 203 C100
Subversive Genres (3)
Class Number: 5444
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 15, 2020
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Explores the destabilizing potential of literary and artistic genres as they move across cultural lines. Focuses on genres that have traveled widely, such as Gothic horror, utopian fantasy, science fiction or ecocriticism and environmental literature. This course may be repeated once for credit when different topics are offered. Breadth-Humanities.
- Short Essay 20%
- Book Report 10%
- Term Paper 25%
- Online Participation 10%
- Final Exam 35%
Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader, 14 edition (2014)
King of Trees, 10 edition (2010)
Ten Thousand Things, (1984)
The Tuner of Silences, 12 edition (2012)
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