Requirements & Schedule
English 671: Introduction to the Nineteenth-Century British Novel
- one class presentation-discussion
No monologues longer than 15 minutes; discussion of a topic does not have
a time limit
Introduce very, very briefly some of the broad ideas that you find
relevant and important to the text/critic/author.
- FOCUS narrowly on one passage and analyze in detail. Close read.
- Leave us with some mind-opening questions and provocative ideas.
- 18-25pp original research paper, due 12/15.
9/22 Hogg, Sedgwick
9/29 Prince, Scarry
10/13 Dickens, Bakhtin
10/27 Gaskell, Marcus
11/3 no class (election day)
11/17 Collins, D.A. Miller (recommended Foucault)
12/1 Hardy, J. Hillis Miller
12/8 Wilde, Dollimore
Final 18-25pp paper due 12/15.