British Literature from 1789 to 1900

Course Number: ENGL 103B
Prerequisites: Writing 2, or 50, or 109, or English 10 or upper-division standing
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Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 103B
Quarter: Winter 2016
Instructor: Gilmore, Timothy
Day(s): MWF
Time: 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Location: BUCHN 1940

This course is a survey of 19th Century British Literature. It covers the major authors and literary movements that shaped the literature of the time, while placing them in their political and social context. The 19th century was a period of intense transformation for British society and we will see how the literature reflected, commented on, and contributed to the forces of transformation.