English 232 | American Literature since 1865

ENG 232

Review American literature in the following time periods:
1865-11914, 1915-1945, 1945-Present

Course Information

Course Description

This course covers selected works in American literature from 1865 to the present. Emphasis is placed on historical background, cultural context, and literary analysis of selected prose, poetry, and drama. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze and interpret literary works in their historical and cultural contexts.  This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for the general education core requirement in humanities/fine arts

Intended Audience

Second year JCC students and those in need of a WIC credit for transfer

Course Prerequisites

ENG 111
ENG 112