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Great Story Collections

Subject Area
Course Number
ENGL 099 601
Course Code
ENGL099601
Course Key
68931
Day(s)
Tuesday
Time
6:30pm-9:30pm
Instructor
Secondary Program
Fulfills
Arts & Letters Sector (All Classes)
Course Description
This course is intended for those with no prior background in folklore or knowledge of various cultures. Texts range in age from the first century to the twentieth, and geographically from the Middle East to Europe to the United States. Each collection displays various techniques of collecting folk materials and making them concerete. Each in its own way also raises different issues of genre, legitimacy, canon formation, cultural values and context.
Crosslistings
ENGL099601
FOLK241601
Subject Area Vocab