ENGL 259 B: Literature and Social Difference

Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:00pm - 2:20pm
THO 101
Joint Sections: 
GERMAN 298 A, CHID 270 A
Annegret Oehme

Syllabus Description:

Revised Syllabus.docx


Class Reading

Individual Readings (Canvas)


02/19 Tuesday


LWL 10, 11, 12 (Canvas)

World Literatures Witch Presentations

Quiz due: 02/20 11:59pm

Modern Witches in Real Life and Fantasy

02/21 Thursday

“Museum in the Larger Society”; MoPOP exhibit

LWL 13 (Canvas)


02/26 Tuesday

Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel (Canvas)

LWL 14 (Canvas)


02/28 Thursday

“Women and Witches” (Canvas)

LWL 15 (Canvas)


03/05 Tuesday

LWL 16, 17, 18



Quiz due: 03/06 11:59pm

03/07 Thursday

Podcast (Canvas), VSI ch. 7 & ch.8



03/12 Tuesday

I am not a witch (Canvas)



03/14 Thursday



Special Exhibit Fair

Final Reflection LWL: 03/20


Catalog Description: 
Literary texts are important evidence for social difference (gender, race, class, ethnicity, language, citizenship status, sexuality, ability) in contemporary and historical contexts. Examines texts that encourage and provoke us to ask larger questions about identity, power, privilege, society, and the role of culture in present-day or historical settings.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Last updated: 
August 2, 2019 - 10:10pm