Feb 17, 2020  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

ENGL 330 - Women of the World

3 Credit Hours
Women of the World is an upper-level world literature course in which students explore writing by or about women, set in Africa, Asia, South America, and elsewhere. Works on the syllabus will include poetry, novels, and adolescent (or YA) novels form a variety of historical periods. The goal of the course in to introduce students (especially future teachers) to authors and texts that are especially teachable at the high school and middle school level. Issues considered will include images of women, women’s political rights, gender roles, family structure, religion/spirituality, economic rights, as well as literary techniques.

Prerequisites: ENGL101 or ENGL115 or EDMS999

Course Attributes: Humanities Elective, Literature Old/Trans Core

Levels: Graduate Undergraduate

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