Course DescriptionHorror stories, pop songs, love poetry, comics-this course introduces students to various types of writing that were popular at different times and in different cultures. Students will learn central concepts and terminology in the study of popular writing and culture, and they will analyze the impact that cultural and political issues have had not only on what works became popular but also on the very notion of "the popular" itself.
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RequisitesAntirequisite: ENG 703
- English Literature and Popular Culture : Electives (select 5)