English 45B

Lower Division Coursework: Literature in English: Late-17th Through the Mid-19th Century

Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
1 Fall 2006 Hutson, Richard
Hutson, Richard
MW 12-1, plus one hour of discussion section per week (all sections F 12-1) 2 LeConte

Other Readings and Media

J. Austen: Pride and Prejudice; F. Douglass: The Narrative of the Life of FrederickDouglass; B. Franklin: The Autobiography and Other Writings; N. Hawthorne: The Scarlet Letter; W. Irving: The Sketch-Book; A. Pope: Selected Poetry and Prose; M. Rowlandson: The Sovereignty and Goodness of God; C. Sedgwick: A New England Tale; J. Swift: Gulliver�s Travels; H. Walpole: The Castle of Otranto; W. Wordsworth: The Five-Book Prelude


This is a course in a few major works of English and American literature from the end of the 17 th century through the first half of the 19 th century. We will work our way from Puritanism through the Enlightenment and into Romanticism. There are some major intellectual transformations taking place in the course of this century and a half.

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