Courses: Literature of Learning (ENGLB258001)

Spring 2011

Class Number: 1169
This class will examine innovative extra-institutional methods and spaces of learning. We will explore a genealogy of unconventional and progressive models of instruction found in imaginative literature, in personal letters, and in material culture. Our readings will range from novels by Catharine Maria Sedgwick and Louisa May Alcott to poetry and letters by Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson to personal narratives by Henry David Thoreau and Booker T. Washington.
I or III
Enrollment Limit: 30; Enrollment Limit Criteria: Random; Cross listed
with EDUC B258.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1169 Div: I or III

Department

English

Taught By

Bruder,Anne

Location

Bryn Mawr, EHLEC

Meeting Times

MW 11:30am-1:00pm