ENG 319 Early American Literature, 3 credits

This course will explore the development of literature in Colonial America and the Early Republic, covering a period of time from the early 17th century to the early 19th century. Readings will encompass primary texts in poetry, nonfiction, autobiography, and novels, as well as secondary critical readings or historical contexts that will help us situate the literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

Prerequisite: Completion of English core requirements