Spring 2017

Willa Cather

Listed in: English, as ENGL-451  |  Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies, as SWAG-368


Michele Barale (Section 01)


(Offered as ENGL 451 and SWAG 368) In this course we will read Willa Cather's short fiction, essays, and novels with an eye to the role sexuality plays in her literary production. This course, aimed at juniors and seniors, is attentive to writing and speaking: there will be short papers, as well as a longer project that will be the subject of a class presentation.

Requisite:  At least one course in gender and/or sexuality.  Limited to 15 juniors and seniors.  Spring semester.  Professor Barale.

If Overenrolled: Preference given to Juniors and Seniors who are SWAGS majors and/or have taken at least one course in gender, sexuality, race, and class.


Attention to Issues of Class, Attention to Issues of Gender and Sexuality, Attention to Issues of Race, Attention to Speaking, Attention to Writing


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2017