ENG479 201802 Undergraduate

Term: 
Winter 2019
Course: 
ENG 479
Applies To: 
Undergraduate
Sections: 
Title: 
Major Authors: Mark Twain
Instructors: 

Henry Wonham

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  • Title: Professor
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  • Phone: 541-346-3918
  • Office: 274 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fall term: T 1:00-3:00, R 10-11
Department Section Description: 

Students in this class will read and discuss the major works of Samuel L. Clemens, aka Mark Twain. Readings will include Roughing It, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Prince and the Pauper, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, and Pudd’nhead Wilson.

Fulfills: 

Major I: C-Literature 1789-Present

Literature, 1789 to the present courses focus on literary work produced over more than two centuries -- from the period of British romanticism and the early republic of the United States up to now -- in order to foster familiarity with key works in British and American literary history.  Literary history illustrates how literary works reflect, address, and resist the social and political environments in which they are produced as well as other works that have preceded them.

Major II: C-Literature 1789-Present

Literature, 1789 to the present courses focus on literary work produced over more than two centuries -- from the period of British romanticism and the early republic of the United States up to now -- in order to foster familiarity with key works in British and American literary history.  Literary history illustrates how literary works reflect, address, and resist the social and political environments in which they are produced as well as other works that have preceded them.