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ENGL 6613 Adavanced Topic Seminar: Gender and Sexuality in Victorian Literature (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This seminar explores the constructions and the highly charged cultural significance of gender and sexuality in the literature of Victorian Britain. Readings include a selection of fiction, poetry, and prose writing by authors such as Alfred, Lord Tennyson; Emily Brontë; Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Mary Elizabeth Braddon; Dante Gabriel Rossetti; Christina Rossetti; Robert Louis Stevenson; and Thomas Hardy. Theoretical, historical, and critical readings will inform our study of Victorian gender and sexuality.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Aeron Hunt

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 29-Oct-15