English 166

Special Topics: Charles Dickens


Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
7 Fall 2019 Breitwieser, Mitchell
TTh 2-3:30 140 Barrows
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Book List

Dickens, Charles: Bleak House (Penguin; ISBN 978-0141439723; 1036 pages); Dickens, Charles: Great Expectations (Penguin; ISBN 978-0141439563; 544 pages); Dickens, Charles: Hard Times (Penguin; ISBN 978-0141439679; 368 pages); Dickens, Charles: Oliver Twist (Penguin; ISBN 978-0141439747; 608 pages); Dickens, Charles: Our Mutual Friend (Penguin; ISBN 978-0140434972; 928 pages)

Description

Close readings of several of Charles Dickens's major works.

Grading will be based on two eight-page essays, on-time completion of all assigned reading, and attendance and participation in discussion.

Please purchase the indicated specific editions of the assigned texts. There will be frequent references to individual passages, so having one pagination in common is essential.

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