ENG-232 - Female Characters in Modern Texts

3 credits

The evolution of the female character as depicted throughout history will be explored in this course. Readings will include fictional works by female and male authors who illuminate the role of women from a variety of social, economic, and cultural perspectives. Novels, short stories, poems, fairy tales, and films will comprise the genres used to trace the female experience.

Prerequisite(s): ENG-102 (minimum grade C-).

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Humanities and Fine Arts requirements.