ENGL 200 B: Reading Literary Forms

Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
* *
SLN: 
14550
Instructor:
Krista Daniel
Krista Daniel

Syllabus Description:

Butler

 

Welcome to English 200! This literary forms course is loosely organized around science fiction and fantasy. We will explore a variety of forms—short stories, films, drama, and a novel—using literary techniques such close reading and comparative analysis. Our goal will be to pleasurably and thoughtfully read, discuss, and write about texts. This course will cover works by Ursula Le Guin, N.K. Jemisin, Octavia Butler, Philip K. Dick, Shakespeare, and C.S. Lewis. There will a strong emphasis on collaborative teamwork and student-driven discussion.

 

1956 ... 'Forbidden Planet' - Morbius

 

 

Catalog Description: 
Covers techniques and practice in reading and enjoying literature in its various forms: poetry, drama, prose fiction, and film. Examines such features of literary meanings as imagery, characterization, narration, and patterning in sound and sense. Offered: AWSp.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
September 1, 2020 - 11:00pm