Survey of American Literature

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Survey of American Literature

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Literature, Literatures in English

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Pre- or co-requisites: ENG 101, ENG 102

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    A 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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