ENGL 251

The Medieval Literary Imagination

Prerequisite: First-year students with permission. Students will explore the medieval imagination by studying texts from a variety of medieval genres (e.g. allegory, romance, chanson de geste, dream vision, saga, and examples of medieval drama). In an effort to understand how people in the Middle Ages perceived themselves and the world around them, students will examine literature from throughout Europe and spanning the medieval period. V.2