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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 337
Title The Literature of Travel
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 literature course focusing on the specialized experience of travel as it is expressed in a variety of literary texts. Attention will be given to analyzing the conventions of travel writing and to identifying those aspects of this writing that qualify it as ""literary"". Readings will include prose selections from the long history of literary travel writing, various poems, and representative modern travel writers. Not open to students who have received credit for ENG353.