American Masterpieces I

ENG213 American Masterpieces I (3 Credit Hours)

A general survey course in American literature from the Colonial Period through the Civil War. This course will involve the study of the particular American contribution to fiction, poetry, drama, and prose by such authors as Jefferson, Irving, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville, Whitman, Dickinson, and Twain. Three critical literary evaluation papers of 3 – 5 pages each will be required. PREREQUISITE: ENG101 and ENG102