Middlebury

ENAM0209

Am. Lit. & Cult: origins-1830

American Literature and Culture: Origins-1830 (II, AL) (Pre-1900 AL)
A study of literary and other cultural forms in early America, including gravestones, architecture, furniture and visual art. We will consider how writing and these other forms gave life to ideas about religion, diversity, civic obligation and individual rights that dominated not only colonial life but that continue to influence notions of "Americanness" into the present day. 3 hrs. lect./disc.
Subject:
English & American Literatures
Department:
English & American Literatures
Division:
Literature
Requirements Fulfilled:
LIT NOR
Equivalent Courses:
AMCV0201
AMLT0201 *
AMST0209
AMST0201

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