Nov 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 220 - American Short Story Cycles


Introduction to the genre of the short story cycle. Through class discussions and essay writing, students discover the various ways writers have found to create short story cycles or unified short story collections: recurring themes, characters, settings, and plot patterns are some of the unifying elements that are examined. Representative writers may include Sherwood Anderson, Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, Flannery O’Connor, Louise Erdrich, and Richard Wright. Satisfies the Literary Perspectives General Education and Writing Designated core requirements.

(Cr: 3)