Courses: Pre-Raphaelites, Aesthetes and Decadents: Gender and Sexuality in 19th-century Literature (ENGLH254A01)

Fall 2008

This course looks at the deliberately subversive in Victorian cultural practice which recalibrates issues of gender and sexuality, and through which, in the work of Wilde and others, structures of desire are interrogated, denied and reinvented, reconfiguring both a politics of gender and the practice of art.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Fulfills: HU III

Department

English (Web site)

Taught By

Debora Sherman (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Wdsd

Meeting Times

TTh 2:30-4:00