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ENG 100/119 - Gods and Monsters (Core/First-Year Seminar)

Three or Four Credits
Offered Periodically

This course focuses on the dialogue between classical authors and later artists who re-visit, revise, re-voice the epic tradition. We will work on certain skills: close reading, engaging with and applying secondary literature, thinking through complex ideas, formulating readings of these texts. Authors will include Euripides, Homer, Ovid, Virgil, and Anne Carson We will also examine film, music, and dance.

Prerequisite(s)/Restriction(s): ENG 119 is a First-Year Seminar and open to First-Year Students only.
General Education Attribute(s): ENG 100, for 3-credits, fulfills the Literature Cornerstone.
ENG 113, for 4-credits, fulfills the First-Year Seminar and Literature Cornerstone.