Honors Seminar: War and Peace (LIT4108.01)

Annabel Davis-Goff

War and Peace, Vanity Fair, and Shirley are novels that are set during the Napoleonic Wars. Charlotte Bronte’s novel is set in a Yorkshire deeply affected by the Peninsular wars, Tolstoy describes both Napoleon’s Russian campaign and the domestic and social life of a huge range of characters, and Thackeray’s greatest novel reaches its climax with the Battle of Waterloo. Students will write two essays.

Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor; email adavis-goff@bennington.edu for more information.
Credits: 4
M 4:10pm - 6:00pm; Th 4:10pm - 6:00pm
Maximum Enrollment: 10
Course Frequency:
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