Focuses on reading, discussion, and written analysis of novels in order to develop 1) skill in literary analysis and interpretation and 2) familiarity with the conventions of the novel. Students will read major novelists primarily from the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. The titles chosen exemplify important developments and themes in prose fiction, each discussed as a statement of a particular author, a reflection of the times in which the work was written, and an enduring expression of human experience.
- Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
- Humanities and Fine Arts