Tu/W/Th 03:00-05:30 209 Dwinelle Instructor: Jordan Greenwald
Session D: July 3rd-August 11th.
This course will trace the legacy of an American genre, the horror story, from the nineteenth century to the present.
We begin with famous writers of the American Renaissance (Hawthorne, Irving, Poe) and inquire about why the horrors of Dark Romanticism are at the very roots of American literary culture. What is it about the cultural and physical landscape of nineteenth-century United States that makes it so fertile for the writing of horror? » read more »
Course Catalog Number: 11274