Catalogue 2012 - 2013

ENGL 319 Early 17th Century Prose and Poetry


3 cr.


Two 100-level writing courses with a grade of "C" or better and junior standing, or permission of English chair.

Course Description

This is a study of nondramatic poetry and prose from 1600 to 1660 including works by authors such as Bacon, Donne, Herbert, Marvell, and the young Milton. The political, intellectual, and religious currents of the period are included. This course satisfies one of the Writing Intensive Course requirements for Arts and Sciences students.