Courses: Dead Presidents (ENGLB359001)

Fall 2007

Class Number: 1256
III
New Course: Framed by the extravagant funerals of Presidents
Washington and Lincoln, this course explores the cultural importance
of the figure of the President and the Presidential body, and of the
19th century preoccupations with death and mourning, in the U. S.
cultural imaginary from the Revolutionary movement through the Civil
War. Enrollment limited to 15 students, selected by seniority and interest.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1256 Div: III

Department

English (Web site)

Taught By

Schneider,Bethany

Location

Bryn Mawr, EHII

Meeting Times

MW 10:00am-11:30am