Fall 2012

Readings in English and American Fiction, 1950-2010

Listed in: English, as ENGL-358

Formerly listed as: ENGL-72


William H. Pritchard (Section 01)


Novels and short fiction, mainly comic, by such writers as Evelyn Waugh, Saul Bellow, Flannery O’Connor, Elizabeth Taylor, Kingsley Amis, John Updike, Philip Roth, Nicholson Baker, Ian McEwan, Jonathan Franzen, Barbara Pym.  The effort will be to refine and complicate one’s performance as a critic of these writers and their books.

Not open to first-year students.  Fall semester.  Professor Pritchard.


2020-21: Offered in Spring 2021
Other years: Offered in Spring 2009, Fall 2012, Fall 2015, Spring 2019