ENGLĀ 0024. Introduction to Literary Criticism and Critical Concepts

Units: 3
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Hours: 54 lecture
Introduction to the issues, concepts, and contexts central to literary interpretation, with particular concentration on the relationships of aesthetics, culture, history, politics, issues of race, gender, and class, to conceptions of literary meaning and developments in literary form. Includes surveys and history of major approaches to literary criticism and applications of these approaches to literary analysis. (CSU, UC)