UT Dallas 2012 Undergraduate Catalog

LIT3323 - The American Renaissance 1820-1865

LIT 3323 The American Renaissance 1820-1865 (3 semester hours) A consideration of the development of American literature particularly in New England. We will read authors such as Cooper, Emerson, Fuller, Thoreau, William Apess, Douglass, Harriet Jacobs, Longfellow, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville, Whitman, and Stowe, and works such as the Cherokee Memorials and the political writings of figures such as Lincoln. Prerequisite: HUMA 1301 or equivalent. (3-0) T