ENGL 116

American Fiction

This course examines distinctive contributions made to the art of fiction by selected 20th-century writers such as Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Welty, Morrison, Hong Kingston, Erdrich, DeLillo, and Diaz. We will also consider how the geographical, historical, social, and psychological landscapes depicted in these works shape our understanding of America today. FYW, III.W, V.2