ENL 229: Survey American Lit II

Prerequisite: ENL 101

General Education requirement: 3A- Literature

A survey of literature in the United States from the end of the Civil War to the present. The course examines the diversity of American literature--from genres including poetry, drama, fiction, and non-fiction--paying particular attention to the ways individuals and groups contest and define ¿American¿ through conflicting notions of race, gender, culture, language, religion, sexuality, and class.