LIT. 101  - Contemporary Literature


Minimum of 48 lecture hours per term. Prerequisite: ENGL 100 or 105.

Description: Study of a representative selection of the 20th Century fiction, poetry, and drama. Authors may include T.S. Eliot, Pablo Neruda, Vladamir Nabokov, Samuel Beckett, Virginia Woolf, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Sylvia Plath, Eugene O'Neil, Toni Morrison, among others. Emphasis on innovations of the Century's major writers within the context of literary and cultural movements. Lectures, discussions, related reading, and writing of critical papers. (AA: Area E2b+E2c or E5c, CSU: Area C2, UC: Area 3B)


College of San Mateo Department: Literature Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Fall 2013 term