Focuses on reading, discussion, and written analysis of short stories in order to develop 1) skill in literary analysis and interpretation and 2) familiarity with the conventions of the short story. Stories are drawn from various literary traditions, although emphasis may be placed on the American tradition, which has been especially productive and influential. Emphasis may also be placed on the historical development of the short story as a distinct literary genre.
- Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
- Humanities and Fine Arts