ENGL222 - American Literature: 1865 to Present
0201-0401 - TBA

A survey of American literature from the Civil War to the present. We will be considering literary periods, movements, and genres in their historical and cultural contexts, both national and global, and in relation to questions of race, gender, citizenship, class, and sexuality. The course may include authors such as Whitman, Douglass, Cather, James, Plath, Anzaldua, and Erdrich.