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ENG 330 Literary Theory and Criticism

Study of twentieth and twenty-first century literary theory and criticism with emphasis on current theoretical trends. Students develop an analytical vocabulary and acquire critical tools with which to read, write, and theorize about literature and other texts. Readings address diverse conceptions of author, reader, and text. Prerequisites: ENG 112 or ENG 114 and two literature courses at the 200-level, or one 200-level and one 300-level. Fall, Spring