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Dec 01, 2020
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ENG 317 - Renaissance Literature
Renaissance Literature
Prerequisite: None

In the sixteenth and early seventeenth century, writers saw themselves as participating in a time of artistic rebirth. This course will offer an in-depth study of the poetry, prose, and drama from the age of Shakespeare. Reading Renaissance literature within a social and historical context, students may learn about various topics such as exploration and discovery, translation, religious turmoil, nationalism, and the rise of the author. Writers may include Shakespeare, Spenser, Queen Elizabeth, Skelton, Jonson, Philip and Mary Sidney, Aemilia Lanyer, Marlowe, Webster.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

English Department

May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Non Credit

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