ENG 240 - The American Short Story

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: ENG 101 and 3 ADDITIONAL CREDITS IN COMPOSITION)

In this course students will read and analyze a selection of American short stories from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Study will be chronological and historical with emphasis on the development of the genre. Authors may include Poe, Melville, Crane, Hawthorne, Twain, Gilman, Welty, Porter, and O'Connor. CU (F)