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The World of Work

ENGL 105.601
instructor(s):
Wednesday 6:00-9:00
fulfills requirements:
Sector 6: 20th Century Literature of the Standard Major
Sector IV: Interdisciplinary Humanities and Social Sciences of the College's General Education Curriculum

While the topic of this course varies from semester, its subject is always
the relation between literature and socio-economic realitites: political,
economic, social, and of identity. Past versions of English 105 have
included "The World of Work," "Disability Narratives," and "Conflict in
Print." Each devotes a number of weeks to the economic and social theories
underlying its given subject in order to provide students with adequate
background.

See the English Department's website at www.english.upenn.edu for a
description of the current offerings.