Comparative Literature Minor

Students with no prior college-level literature courses are advised to begin this minor with a level-1 introductory course. Courses taken for the comparative literature minor may not be counted toward the English major or minor, nor toward any major or minor in the department of modern languages and literatures.

Requirements

There are 21 credits in the minor, of which 9 credits must be at level 3 or 4.

CORE COURSE
ENGL 20100Approaches to Literary Study3
COMPARATIVE LITERATURES IN ENGLAND AND THE AMERICAS
Select three of the following:9
Jewish-American Writers
Black Women Writers
Survey of African American Literature
Medieval Literature
Dramatic Literature I
Dramatic Literature II
ENGL 325xx
Studies in Medieval English Literature
ENGL 369xx
Studies in Multicultural American Literature
ENGL 371xx
Studies in African American Literature
ENGL 382xx
Studies in Modern Literature
Seminar in Medieval English Literature
Introduction to Latin American Literature
Latino/a Culture through Literature
Latin American Fiction
Latin American Poetry and Drama
Modernismo
SPAN 474xx
Topics in Latin American Literature
EUROPEAN AND WORLD LITERATURES
Select nine credits of the following:9
Ancient Literature
French Literature in Translation
Introduction to French Literature
Francophone Literature
FREN 377xx
Selected Topics in French Literature and Culture
The French Medieval Experience
French Literature of the Renaissance
Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century French Literature
Seminar: Readings in French Literature
German Literature in Translation
Masterworks in German
German Conversation and Culture
German Conversation and Culture
Selected Topics in German Literature
Selected Topics: German Literature
Inferno to Infinity: Italian Literature in Translation
Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Italian Literature
Love, Lust, and the Black Death: Boccaccio's Decameron
Images of Hell: Dante's Inferno
ITAL 380xx
Selected Topics in Italian Literature and Culture
Spanish/Latin American Literature in Translation
Introduction to Spanish Literature
Spanish Translation in Practice
Cervantes
Golden Age Drama
Golden Age Poetry
Golden Age Prose
Medieval Spanish Literature
Nineteenth-Century Spanish Literature
Contemporary Spanish Literature
Seminar
Total Credits21