Reason and Revolution

LLT3423

Reason and Revolution

College of Arts + Science
HSSC
"Analysis of literature in English reveals the dynamics of cultural change in Europe and North America from 1660 to 1832 ¿ from the Enlightenment to Romanticism. The study of satire and lyric, fiction and drama reveals how irony, argument, wit and imagination created new modes of understanding and vision. Readings include works by Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, Thomas Jefferson, Mary Wollstonecraft, William Blake, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and John Keats. May include music and art of the period."