Courses: Literature and Culture of the 19th Century (ENGLH251B01)

Spring 2013

This course will explore the many spaces--homes, streets, schools, theaters, shops, and museums--that shaped Victorian literature and culture in the context of industrialization, colonial expansion, and dramatically shifting gender roles and conceptions of sexuality. Authors studied will include C.Bronte, Dickens, Patmore, Martineau, Gaskell, Schreiner, Rossetti, and Tennyson.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Fulfills: HU III


English (Web site)

Taught By

Ashly Bennett (Profile)


Haverford, Stokes 119

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