Feb 24, 2024  

ENG 240 - British Literature to 1800

R. Ingram or Lewis or Marshall or Staff

Designed for majors and prospective majors.  Introductory survey of the British literary tradition in poetry, drama, and narrative during the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Eighteenth Century, with special emphasis on Chaucer, Shakespeare, Donne, and Milton.  Students who major in English should complete 240 by the end of the junior year. Those who cannot meet this deadline must make special arrangements with the Chair.

Students entering 2012 and after:  satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012:  satisfies the Literature distribution requirement.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Not offered Fall 2014.)