42.333 American Autobiography

American Autobiography

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5118
Status Active

A Study of autobiographical writing from Colonial America to the present. Works from the 17th to the 21st century will allow students to explore the genre of autobiography and related sub-genres, including the captivity narrative, the slave narrative, and the immigration narrative. Readings will also explore literary and political autobiographies.

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