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Literature Before 1660

ENGL 020.301
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Sector 3: Early Literature to 1660 of the Standard Major

This course will introduce students to key works of English literature written before 1660.  It will explore the major literary genres of this period, as well as the social and cultural contexts in which they were produced.  The course will examine how literature texts articulate changes in language and form, as well as in concepts of family, nation, and community during the medieval and early modern periods.