Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: ENGL                                     Course Number: 363                                    
Course Title: Literature of the Global City I
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course will examine the thematic and stylistic characteristics of literary representations of a global city. Drawing on a range of theoretical perspectives, the course will consider the ways that the literature reflects the shift from modern metropolis to global city. The course will also examine the development of a new literature of migration to the global city. This course will focus on an analysis of the literary representations of the contested spaces of the global city.

Prerequisite: ENGL 211.
Start Date:    09/28/2007                         End Date: