ENGL417 - Literature of the Eighteenth Century, 1750-1800

This course will study the literature and culture of Britain during the period 1750-1800. We'll read authors such as Jane Collier, Mary Leapor, Samuel Johnson, James Boswell, Edmund Burke, Oliver Goldsmith, Olaudah Equiano, Monk Lewis, William Blake, Robert Burns, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Jane Austen. Course grade will be based on class participation, 2-3 papers, oral presentation, mid-term and final exam. Daily preparation and participation are also required.


Two English courses in literature; or permission of ARHU-English department.