University Catalog 2005-2006

Comparative Literature (CL)

English/Modern and Classical Languages

300 Introduction to Comparative Literature (3:3:0)Prerequisite: 60 credits. Introduction to methods of comparative literature through study, in translation, of a -selected theme or motif as it appears in various periods, genres, or national literatures. Readings drawn chiefly from -English, American, or European literature; on occasion, non--Western literature featured.

514 Theories of Comparative Literature (3:3:0) Prerequisites: CL 300 and 90 credits, or permission of instructor. Intensive study of major theories of comparative literature with special emphasis on international movements and characteristic themes. Students work with texts in the foreign language of their concentration; other texts studied in translation.