Classic Literary Criticism
A survey of foundational texts in literary criticism from antiquity to the early 20th century. Explores recurrent issues central to the discipline of literary studies such as literary genres and literary language, the category of the author, the evolution of the social and aesthetic functions of literature, literary-critical judgment and literary history. May include writings by Plato, Aristotle, Sidney, Johnson, Hume, Kant, Schiller, Wordsworth, Arnold, Wilde, Eliot and Woolf
- Credit will be granted for only one of ENGL 460, ENGL 446.