English 45A

Literature in English: Through Milton

Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
2 Fall 2012 Justice, Steven
MW 3-4 + discussion sections F 3-4 60 Evans

Book List

Chaucer, Geoffrey: Canterbury Tales; Donne, John: John Donne's Poetry; Milton, John: Paradise Lost; Spenser, Edmund: Edmund Spenser's Poetry


An introduction to English literary history from the fourteenth through the seventeenth centuries. Canterbury TalesThe Faerie Queene, and Paradise Lost will dominate the semester, as objects of study in themselves, of course, but also as occasions for considering issues of linguistic and cultural change, and of literary language, form, and innovation.

Please note that this class will first meet on Monday, August 27; discussion sections will not start being held until Friday, August 31.

Discussion Sections

201 Miller, Jasmin
175 Barrows F 3-4
202 Hobson, Jacob
174 Barrows F 3-4
203 Lorden, Jennifer A.
136 Barrows F 3-4

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