Courses: Dead Presidents (ENGLB359001)

Fall 2013

Class Number: 1236
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.
Div: III; Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Enrollment Limit: 18;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1236 Div: III; HU


English (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, EHLEC

Meeting Times

MW 11:30am-1:00pm