Survey of American Literature
The American University of Rome
Area of Study
Literature, Literatures in English
Taught In English
Pre- or co-requisites: ENG 101, ENG 102
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
OverviewA study of the American writers who exercised formative and continuing influence on American letters and intellectual life. An appraisal of their roles in the history of literature and thought and an aesthetic evaluation of their work. The realist, naturalist, modern and contemporary periods.
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