LLSL

4900

Senior Seminar: Literature

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Literary Studies

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Senior Seminar

Spring 2020

Taught By: Carolyn Vellenga Berman

Section: AX

CRN: 3589

Credits: 4

The senior seminar is a 4000-level class in which students research and write an original work of literary criticism, consisting of approximately 30 pages, in a setting that encourages discussion and sharing of ideas. This an advanced course in Literary Studies, intended to prepare students to pursue graduate studies in English, Comparative Literature, and related fields. You will learn how to develop your own reading of literary texts in relation to existing theory and criticism; how to identify key themes or problems in the sub-field you have chosen; and how to combine critical thinking and textual analysis in the execution of a an article-length study, engaging with both primary and secondary texts.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Literary Studies (LLST)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 8

Add/Drop Deadline: February 3, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 12, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 3:16pm 11/22/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/24/2020 - 5/8/2020