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ENG 212  AMERICAN LITERATURE TO 1865

Texts from the colonial period through the Civil War; emphasis on the variety of genres--Native American myths, journals and autobiographies, sermons, slave and captivity narratives, public debates, essays, poems, and prose fiction. How the social and historical contexts for these writings defined the emerging cultures of the US.

Credits:  3

Prerequisites:

  • ENG 101 (with a min grade of C-)
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