ENGL 310 A: The Bible As Literature

Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
SIG 227
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Charles LaPorte

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The Bible is among the world's most influential works and has contributed immeasurably to the literary traditions of the English language. This course will consider the Bible as itself a work of literature, with certain recognizable tropes and genres.

No previous exposure to the Bible is needed; the only requirement is a willingness to engage with the Bible as a literary text.

Catalog Description: 
Introduction to the development of the religious ideas and institutions of ancient Israel, with selected readings from the Old Testament and New Testament. Emphasis on reading The Bible with literary and historical understanding.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
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Last updated: 
March 16, 2016 - 3:58pm