May 28, 2022  
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGL 479 - Selected Topics - Major American Writers

(4 units)

Prerequisites: At least senior standing, 12 units of upper-division ENGL (including ENGL 380 )

Intensive study of one to three major American authors.

  • A. Emily Dickinson
  • B. Louise Erdrich
  • C. John Fante
  • D. William Faulkner
  • E. Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • F. Henry James
  • G. Nathaniel Hawthorne and Herman Melville
  • H. Bobbie Ann Mason
  • I. Herman Melville
  • J. Toni Morrison
  • K. Edgar Allan Poe
  • L . Henry David Thoreau
  • M. Edith Wharton
  • N. Walt Whitman
  • O. William Carlos Williams
  • P. Richard Wright
  • Q. Charles Brockden Brown and Thomas Jefferson
  • R. Robinson Jeffers
  • S. Frederick Douglass

Both grading options. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 units with different authors, but no more than 4 units may be used to satisfy requirements for English majors. Topics to be announced in the Schedule of Classes.