Reading Herman Melville's Moby-Dick

Course Number: ENGL 132MD
Prerequisites: Writing 2, or 50, or 109, or English 10 or upper-division standing
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 132AA-ZZ
Quarter: Winter 2017
Day(s): TR
Time: 12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location: HSSB 1224
Description:

An experiment in decelerated pedagogy and immersive attention, this course will read one of American literature's most important -- and demanding -- novels through a range of critical lenses, from postcolonial, environmental, and queer theories, to surface and distant reading methodologies.