Instructor: Dr. Kisha Tracy
Spring 2016
ENGL 2400

What Will We Learn?
At the end of this course, successful students will be able to:
  • identify and analyze the textual, historical, and cultural contexts of works of literature;
  • read works of literature closely and thoroughly;
  • develop their insights effectively through written and oral communication, particularly via essay and collaborative wiki;
  • identify the steps of the research process and apply information literacy skills in a variety of contexts.

Special projects successful students will be able to:

  • recognize and articulate the value of studying early world literature;
  • recognize and articulate the influence of early world literature in modern culture;
  • advocate for a position concerning the treatment of domestic violence and rape in university courses and/or the historical representations of domestic violence and rape in various cultures.

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