This survey course brings to life monsters, dragons, knights, poets, angels and actors from English literature and culture of the eighth and eighteenth centuries. Watch Beowulf fight Grendel, take a journey to Canterbury with Chaucer’s pilgrims, see a Shakespearean play at the Globe Theatre, gasp as Milton’s angels fall from heaven, visit exotic lands with Gulliver, and more.
Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 101
3 credits (3 lecture hours), fall semester
These credits count toward the Humanities (List A) requirements for graduation.