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ENGL 7772 16th Century British Writers (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

In this course we will discuss a selection of the most important works written in England during the 16th century with special reference to their literary and cultural contexts. Works will include More’s Utopia, poems by Wyatt, Sidney, and Shakespeare, poems and speeches by Queen Elizabeth I, plays by Marlowe and Shakespeare, book I of Spenser’s Faerie Queene, as well as relevant critical articles. Requirements will include a short paper, and a longer (18-20-page) paper.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Mary Crane

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17