EN-265 : Classical Background of English Literature

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
English
Subject:
English
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An examination of Greek and Roman literature in translation, this class focuses on the influence of classical literature on contemporary fiction, drama, film, and poetry. Students analyze influence on works such as the Harry Potter series, the film O Brother Where Art Thou, and the poems of Louise Gluck. 3 credits FULFILLS LITERARY ARTS LAI REQUIREMENT.