Spring 2010

WRITING ABOUT LITERATURE:  REPRESENTING ILLNESS

Listed in: English, as ENGL-01

Faculty

Judith E. Frank (Section 02)

Description

This course offers students an opportunity to develop their analytic and writing skills.  We will read a variety of literary forms–prose and poetry, novels and essays and drama–and will write frequently and at length about what we read.  This semester our readings will focus on the topic of Illness.  We will read such authors as Susan Sontag, Anatole Broyard, Sophocles, José Saramago, Mark Doty.  Three class hours per week.

Open only to first-year and sophomore students.  Limited to 12 students.  Spring semester.  Professor Frank.

If Overenrolled: Students admitted in consultation with the Dean of Students' office and/or their academic adviser.

Keywords

Writing intensive

Offerings

2015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Spring 2010, Spring 20122015-16: Offered in Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 20152015-16: Offered in Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Other years: Offered in Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 20152015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 20132015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 20102015-16: Offered in Spring 2016
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2014