ENGC38H3: Novel Genres: Fiction, Journalism, News, and Autobiography, 1640-1750

An examination of generic experimentation that began during the English Civil Wars and led to the novel. We will address such authors as Aphra Behn and Daniel Defoe, alongside news, ballads, and scandal sheets: and look at the book trade, censorship, and the growth of the popular press.
Pre-1900 course

Prerequisite
Any 6.0 credits
Exclusion
ENG322Y
Enrolment Limits
45
Breadth Requirements
Arts, Literature and Language