42.202 Great Books of the Modern Period

Great Books of the Modern Period

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5020
Status Active

Much of what we consider "contemporary" was born out of the modernist period, roughly 1900-1950, and was considered radical, even salacious, in its time.This course provides a sampling of modernist literature. Students will explore this period by examining exemplary texts, numerous historical and social events, and a few films.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 42.101/102 College Writing I & II.