Writing War

ENGL 0100M S01 [CRN: 25716]

Examines the challenges that war poses to representation, and particularly to language and literary expression in the modern era. We will focus primarily on the First and Second World Wars, exploring the specific pressures war puts on novels and poetry, as well as on history, psychology, and ethics. Works by Sassoon, Owen, Hemingway, Woolf, Rebecca West, Graham Greene, Pat Barker, Tim O'Brien, Georges Perec. Students should register for ENGL 0100M S01 and may be assigned to conference sections by the instructor during the first week of class.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
80
Primary Instructor
Meetings
13:00 - 13:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
06