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HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE I
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - International Christian University - 'International Christian Univ.', 'International Christian Univ. with Internship'
UC Course SubjectEnglish
Number & Suffix: 66 A
Full UC Title: HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE I 
Transcript Title: HIST OF ENGLISH LIT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This course is an introduction to important texts in English literature written between the Middle Ages and the end of the eighteenth century. Major course themes include the medieval and early modern worlds; the importance of religion in shaping English literature; comic and tragic heroes; women in society; and English poetic language. The course begins with the Anglo-Saxon (Old English) epic poem Beowulf (a tale of heroes and monsters), and ends with the lyrical poetry of the early Romantic period. Other literature includes a wide range of poets, including Marie de France, Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Donne, Herrick, Milton, and Marvell; the visionary writings of two religious women: Julian of Norwich and Margery Kempe; the letters and political speeches of England's first modern queen, Elizabeth I; scenes from two plays: Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and Christopher Marlowe’s Doctor Faustus; parts of Jonathan Swift’s satirical adventure novel, Gulliver’s Travels. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE I 
Partner University Department: Literature 
Partner University Course Number: LIT106E