3 Credit Hours
An advanced period course that provides an overview of major American authors since WWII, with a focus on how they respond in their art to significant issues facing contemporary American society. The course will develop an understanding of contemporary literary trends, such as the "Beat" writers of the 1950's, and Post-Modern literary experiments such as meta-fiction, the "new journalism," and "magical realism," as well as the continuing traditions of realism and naturalism.
|ENG345-01: Contemporary American Literature||Blackwell, Sarah Louise||Open: 0 / Reg: 20 / Max: 20|
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