ENGL 443

Eighteenth Century English Literature

This advanced seminar examines British literature from the "long" eighteenth century (1600-1800). The course focuses on poetry, drama, and/or prose in the context of literary, cultural, philosophical, scientific, social, economic, or political movements of the period. Subjects to be investigated may include Enlightenment, Neoclassicism, Sensibility, Early Romanticism, empire, or revolution.

Prerequisites: ENGL 222 or permission of instructor.