ENG 1 Victorian Literature and Culture.

Introduces the culture broadly defined as “Victorian” and focuses on the responses of artists, political leaders, and writers to various historical events and movements that have helped shape the 20th and 21st centuries: ideas of progress, democracy, nationalism and imperialism, religious doubt, theories of evolution and natural selection, impressionism and post-impressionism.

1. ENG 132 Life and Thought in English Literature, 1660-1900 (3) (MPF); and

2. Two courses in any order from the following:
ENG 343 Victorian Literature, 1830-1860 (3), or
ENG 344 Victorian Literature, 1860-1900 (3), or
ART 486 Art of the Late 19th Century (3)

Note: Not open to majors in the Department of English. Majors in the Department of Art must select a minimum of nine hours outside their department of major.

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