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Martin Kevorkian, Chair CAL 226, Mailcode B5000, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-4991

Spring 2009

E 320L • Major Writers of the Restoration & 18th Century

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
34220 MWF
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
PAR 103
GARRISON

Course Description

E 320L surveys more than a century of English literature from the Restoration (1660) to the French Revolution (1789). The course will trace the literary history of the period by exploring its principal genres and major authors in chronological order.

Grading Policy

2 short papers (3-4 pages each) 20% each
1 longer paper (10 pages) 50%
Attendance and contribution 10%

Texts

Addison and Steele, Essays from the Tatler and the Spectator
Pope, The Rape of the Lock
Swift, Gulliver's Travels
Fielding, Joseph Andrews
Johnson, Selected Essays
Boswell, London Journal
Hume, Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion

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