Courses: Rdgs in English Lit: 1660-1744-Wit and Witness (ENGLB240001)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 1323
The rise of new literary genres and the contemporary efforts to find new definitions of heroism and wit, good taste and good manners, sin and salvation, individual identity and social responsibility, and the pressure exerted by changing social, intellectual and political contexts of literature. Readings from Defoe, Dryden, early feminist writers, Pope, Restoration dramatists and Swift.
Div: III Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Enrollment Limit: 30;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1323 Div: III ; HU

Department

English (Web site)

Taught By

Briggs,Peter M.

Location

Bryn Mawr, EHII

Meeting Times

MWF 10:00am-11:00am