2022-2023 Catalog 
    
    Nov 27, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog

ENG 347 - Reason & Romanticism


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The course explores the notion of “cultural age” by examining literature, music, fashion, and philosophy during the Age of Enlightenment and the Romantic Rebellion. Students read Sterne’s Tristram Shandy, Voltaire’s Candide, Diderot’s Rameau’s Nephew, Goethe’s Sorrows of Young Werther, Catherine the Great’s Oh, These Times!, Lermontov’s A Hero of Our Time, Pushkin’s Tales of Belkin, Queen of Spades, and Captain’s Daughter. All continental books are read in English translation. (Group III Humanities/Literature) (Writing Option)