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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 336
Title Art of the Essay
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI
Prerequisites ENG102, ENL 102, ENG102E, ENL102ESL, ENG103, ENL 103, ENG106H, or ENL106H and at least one course at the 200-level or permission of the chairperson


A study of the essay as a literary genre, focusing not only on its origin and development, but also on the aesthetics of the form itself. Readings will include representative ""great"" essays, some critical commentary, and a collection of essays by a major modern writer. Three lecture hours per week.
Not open to students who have received credit for ENG350.