Urban Literature   [Archived Catalog]
2022-2023 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

LIT 150 - Urban Literature

3 Credit(s)
This course takes students through a literary journey exploring voices located in urban literature as pertinent to the United States.  Through novels, short stories, short plays, students will engage the chronological development of writings developed as a process of urbanization following the course of the 19th century.  Special attention will be given to the writing process demonstrating but not limited to Race, Class, Gender, and Environment and evident intersectionality's, politics, ideological movements, and artistic representations.