|Undergraduate Course Details|
|Title||Art of the Essay|
|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.