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ENGL 381: Literature, Theater, and Culture in Tudor and Stuart England

The course focuses on the relationship between literature and material culture during the Tudor and Stuart dynasties. This era of violence, plague, war, superstition, imperial expansion, and the slave trade also saw a flourishing of writing, science, technology, music, architecture, and the visual arts. Studying the literary works, theaters, historical sites, and artifacts of the period, students will explore what life was like in Elizabethan and Jacobean England. Prerequisite: One English foundations course and one other 6 credit English course or permission of instructor
6 credits; LA, WR2, IS; Offered Spring 2022; P. Hecker