ENL 319: Shakespeare

Prerequisite: ENL 258; English Majors, Minors, Liberal Arts English Concentrations, or permission of instructor

General Education requirement: Cultural & Artistic Literacy

A careful reading of Shakespeare's plays selected from the comedies, tragedies, and histories. The course explores Shakespeare's development as a dramatist, the reasons for his reputation as the greatest poet in the language, and the manner in which his plays reflect Elizabethan custom, attitudes, and beliefs. Some outside readings required in Shakespearean criticism and in the background of the period.

Course information

Topic: Shakespeare

3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Location: Synchronous Online

Class: #8296

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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