English Literature Minor

Minor in English Literature—ENLT (18 hours)

All of the following (9 hours):

  • ENLT 201 Introduction to Literary Studies 3 hours

One Shakespeare course (3 hours):

  • ENLT 315 Shakespeare 3 hours
  • ENLT 316 Shakespeare and the Power of Art 3 hours
  • ENLT 415 Shakespeare and the World 3 hours

One lower division (below 300-level) ENLT course (3 hours):

  • ENLT 106W Language and Literature 3.5 hours
  • ENLT 109W Language and Literature 4 hours
  • ENLT 211 Animals in Literature and Society 3 hours
  • ENLT 212 Ecopoetics in the Age of the Anthropocene 3 hours
  • ENLT 213 Environmental Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 216 Literature of Social Justice 3 hours
  • ENLT 217 Contemporary Women’s Fiction 3 hours
  • ENLT 222 Greek Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 223 Classical Mythology 3 hours
  • ENLT 224 Sorcery and Damnation 3 hours
  • ENLT 228 Irish Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 232 Arthurian Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 234 Shakespeare: Page, Stage, and Screen 3 hours
  • ENLT 238 Jane Austen 3 hours
  • ENLT 244 Tolkien and Modern Fantasy 3 hours
  • ENLT 251 African-American Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 253 Native American Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 254 William Carlos Williams, the Poet Doctor: Exploring the
    Intersections Between Poetics and Medicine 3 hours
  • ENLT 255 Women of Genius: American Literature in the Suffragette Era 3 hours
  • ENLT 272 Multiethnic Graphic Narrative 3 hours
  • ENLT 276 Film Criticism 3 hours
  • ENLT 277 Women in Film 3 hours
  • ENLT 278 From Fiction to Film 3 hours
  • ENLT 279 Jane Austen and Film 3 hours
  • ENLT 281 British Literature: Beowulf to 1800 3 hours
  • ENLT 282 British Literature: 1800 to Present 3 hours

Three upper division courses including at least one course in each of the following areas.
A single course may count for the American, British, or Global Anglophone requirement
and the Pre-Modern/Early Modern/Modern (pre 1500 to 1914) requirement. (9 hours):

American one course

  • ENLT 346 American Literature to 1865 3 hours
  • ENLT 347 American Literature 1865 to 1945 3 hours
  • ENLT 348 American Literature 1945 to Present 3 hours
  • ENLT 351 19th-Century American Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 352 20th-Century American Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 354 Immigrant Women’s Writing 3 hours
  • ENLT 358 Development of the American Novel 3 hours
  • ENLT 375 Modern Poetry 3 hours
  • ENLT 387 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (approved sections) 3 hours
  • ENLT 390 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours
  • ENLT 451 American Poetry and Poetics 3 hours
  • ENLT 455 Emily Dickinson 3 hours
  • ENLT 490 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours

British one course

  • ENLT 311 Medieval Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 312 Chaucer 3 hours
  • ENLT 314 16th/17th-Century British Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 327 18th-Century British Novel: Novel Women 3 hours
  • ENLT 328 18th-Century British Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 330 Romantic Movements 3 hours
  • ENLT 332 Romantic Era Feminism 3 hours
  • ENLT 333 Victorian Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 336 19th-Century British Novel: The Victorian Novel 3 hours
  • ENLT 337 The Brontes 3 hours
  • ENLT 340 20th-Century British Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 343 20th-Century British Novel 3 hours
  • ENLT 387 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (approved sections) 3 hours
  • ENLT 390 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours
  • ENLT 431 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama: Script to Stage 3 hours
  • ENLT 490 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours

Global Anglophone one course

  • ENLT 360 Global Anglophone Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 362 Contemporary Global Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 363 20th-Century and Contemporary African Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 366 Postcolonial Women’s Writing 3 hours
  • ENLT 367 Caribbean Women’s Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 387 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (approved sections) 3 hours
  • ENLT 390 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours
  • ENLT 490 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours

Pre-Modern/Early Modern/Modern (pre-1500 to 1914) at least one course

  • ENLT 311 Medieval Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 312 Chaucer 3 hours
  • ENLT 314 16th/17th-Century British Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 327 18th-Century British Novel: Novel Women 3 hours
  • ENLT 328 18th-Century British Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 330 Romantic Movements 3 hours
  • ENLT 332 Romantic Era Feminism 3 hours
  • ENLT 333 Victorian Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 336 19th-Century British Novel: The Victorian Novel 3 hours
  • ENLT 337 The Brontes 3 hours
  • ENLT 346 American Literature to 1865 3 hours
  • ENLT 347 American Literature 1865 to 1945 3 hours
  • ENLT 351 19th-Century American Literature 3 hours
  • ENLT 358 Development of the American Novel 3 hours
  • ENLT 387 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (approved sections) 3 hours
  • ENLT 390 Topics in Literature(approved sections) 1–3 hours
  • ENLT 431 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama: Script to Stage 3 hours
  • ENLT 455 Emily Dickinson 3 hours
  • ENLT 490 Topics in Literature (approved sections) 1–3 hours