Origins of the English Novel (Canceled)

Annabel Davis-Goff

The first English novel appeared more than a hundred years after the publication (and translation into English) of Don Quixote. Where did the English novel come from? And how did it develop?
We will read Defoe, Richardson, Fielding, among others. Students will write two essays.

Prerequisites: Please contact Annabel Davis-Goff via email at davisgoff@benninton.edu with a statement about your interest in the course by November 3. A course roster will be posted on November 10 on the Literature bulletin board on the second floor of the Barn.
Credits: 4
T 2:10pm - 4:00pm; F 2:10pm - 4:00pm
Maximum Enrollment: 20
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as All courses, Four Credit, Literature, Updates, 4000, Annabel Davis-Goff.