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Studies in Brit Lit: 1660-1900

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360A - Desire

Instructor
Fackler

Examines representations of sexuality, desires, and passion in British literature. This transhistorical course proceeds both from the observation that we may see sexuality as a set of scripted performances and from the theory that sexual desire has a history, even a literary one.

Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies the Literature distribution requirement.

Prerequsites & Notes
First-year students require permission of the instructor. (Offered Fall 2014.)

360B - British Literature Since 1945

Instructor
Fackler

An analysis of the novels, short fiction, drama, and poetry of the postwar years in Britain, up to the present moment, with special attention to both historical context and the stylistic innovations of the period.


Students entering 2012 and after: satisfisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement. Students entering before 2012: satisfies the Literature distribution requirement.

First-year students require permission of the instructor. (Offered Spring 2015.)