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ENGL 4628 Capstone: Five Heroic Americans (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course will examine the writings of two American women and three American men whose intellectual and spiritual gifts have enriched our heritage. We will read: Thoreau’s journals; poems by Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost; essays by Emerson; and selections from Mary Rowlandson’s account of her capture by the Quabog Indians. Students will discuss their observations in light of the Capstone program: relationships; work; civic responsibility; and spirituality.


Instructor(s): Fr. Robert Farrell, S.J.

Prerequisites: Seniors only.

Cross listed with: UNCP5567

Comments: Capstone classes may NOT be taken Pass/Fail. You may take only ONE Capstone class before graduation.


Last Updated: 22-Jun-15