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WRPR1813

Mystique of Pride & Prejudice

Mystique of Pride and Prejudice
Almost 200 years after its publication, Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice continues not only to be read, but its iconic characters have been reproduced on film in settings as diverse as Salt Lake City and Punjab. Professional and amateur authors in print and on internet sites continue to rewrite this novel in both modern and regency setting. Why? In this course we will analyze the reasons for the continued popularity of Pride and Prejudice by an intensive reading of the novel, viewing at least five adaptations of the novel, reading recent adaptations, and by recreating the characters ourselves.
Subject:
Writing Program
Department:
Writing Program
Division:
Interdisciplinary
Requirements Fulfilled:
ART CW EUR LIT WTR

Sections

Winter 2012

WRPR1813A-W12 Lecture (Bertolini)

Winter 2008

WRPR1813A-W08 Lecture (Bertolini)