Course Description

EN 371 American Literature II: Emergent National Voices (1800-1865)
4 cr.
Offered: Contact department for information
Prerequisite: Completion of the foundations of communication requirement and sophomore standing.

Considers the movement toward inventing a national voice from the early 19th century to the Civil War, including the American literary Renaissance, transcendentalism, slave narratives, and the rise of the sentimental novel.