The Nineteenth-Century British Novel

ENGL 0511B S01 [CRN: 24491]

A study of major novelists of the period, through the question: How did the novel develop as a form of social understanding? We will be looking at novels as bearers of social values, especially around questions of property, class, marriage, work, bureaucracy and the state, and selfhood. Authors studied: Jane Austen, Emily Brontë, Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, and Thomas Hardy.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
999
Primary Instructor
Meetings
09:00 - 10:20 Tue, Thu - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
01