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What is Britain now? Its metropolises are increasingly multicultural. Its hold over its distant colonies is a thing of... see more

Central to our era is the gradual movement of all the world's regions toward a uniform standard of economic and political... see more

This course covers works by major American novelists, beginning with the late 18th century and concluding with a... see more

Alienation, overcrowding, sensory overload, homelessness, criminality, violence, loneliness, sprawl, blight. How have the... see more

In this seminar we'll read individual poems closely within a set of questions about the moral and political position of... see more

This course introduces the practice and theory of literary criticism. The seminar focuses on topics such as the history... see more

Alienation, overcrowding, sensory overload, homelessness, criminality, violence, loneliness, sprawl, blight. How have the... see more

This seminar looks at two bestselling nineteenth-century American authors whose works made the subject of slavery popular... see more

This seminar looks at two bestselling nineteenth-century American authors whose works made the subject of slavery popular... see more

This course explores the creation (and creativity) of the modern scientific and cultural world through study of western... see more

Shakespeare "doth bestride the narrow world" of the English Renaissance "like a colossus," leaving his contemporaries... see more

Shakespeare "doth bestride the narrow world" of the English Renaissance "like a colossus," leaving his contemporaries... see more

This course explores the creation (and creativity) of the modern scientific and cultural world through study of western... see more

Unlike film, theater in America does not have a ratings board that censors content. So plays have had more freedom to... see more

Do poems think? Recurrent images of the poet as an inspired lunatic, and of poetry as a fundamentally irrational art,... see more

Do poems think? Recurrent images of the poet as an inspired lunatic, and of poetry as a fundamentally irrational art,... see more

The landscape we will explore is the troublesome one of the relevance, impact, and importance of poetry in a troubled... see more

This course explores variations on the proposition that an adequate recognition of beauty could, however indirectly, make... see more

William Butler Yeats occupies a dominant position in the lives and work of the Irish poets who followed him. We will... see more

William Butler Yeats occupies a dominant position in the lives and work of the Irish poets who followed him. We will... see more

In 1667, John Milton published what he intended both as the crowning achievement of a poetic career and a justification... see more

Global exploration in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries radically changed Western science, orienting philosophies... see more

In 1667, John Milton published what he intended both as the crowning achievement of a poetic career and a justification... see more

This seminar provides intensive study of texts by two American authors (Herman Melville, 1819-1891, and Toni Morrison,... see more