Radical American Romanticism: Democratic, Environmental, and Religious Traditions in America

RELS 2110B S01 [CRN: 24058]

Is America fundamentally defined by Romanticism? We will explore the sustained legacies of Romanticism in America, giving special attention to the topic of religion, by reading such authors as Emerson, Margaret Fuller, Thoreau, Whitman, and Fredrick Douglas; William James, George Santayana, and W.E.B. Du Bois; and Terry-Tempest Williams, Barry Lopez, and Wendell Berry.
Course Syllabus
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Term
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
40
Primary Instructor
Meetings
3:00 pm - 5:20 pm Wed - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
14 (May 12, 2014 9:00am)