Catalogue 2018 - 2019

ENGL 319 Early 17th Century Prose and Poetry


3 cr.


Junior standing and "C" or better in ENGL 133, 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.