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Kellie D. Holzer
ENGL 334
Seattle Campus

English Novel: Later Nineteenth Century

Studies in the novel as it passes from a classic format to formats more experimental. Authors include George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, and others.

Class description

For SUMMER 2008: Gender and Sex at the Fin de Siecle A swift survey of the following late Victorian phenomena: imperial masculinity, the New Woman, eugenics, sexology, aestheticism and decadence. Novels include Gissing's The Odd Women, Haggard's King Solomon's Mines, and Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Lecture and class discussion

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

Informal student presentations, quizzes, various short writing assignments (both as homework and in-class--some collaborative!), 5-6 page final paper.

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Last Update by Kellie D. Holzer
Date: 04/28/2008