English 175

Literature and Disability

Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
1 Fall 2016 Kleege, Georgina
TTh 9:30-11 note new location: 141 Haas Pavilion

Book List

Barker, P.: Regeneration; Finger, A.: Call Me Ahab; Friel, B.: Molly Sweeney; Lewis, V. : Beyond Victims and Villains; Nussbaum, S.: Good Kings, Bad Kings; Shakespeare, W.: Richard III


We will examine the ways disability is represented in a variety of works of fiction and drama.  Assignments will include two short (5-8 page) critical essays, a group performance project and a take-home final examination.  (This is a core course for the Disability Studies Minor).

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