American Literary History
English College of Humanities
Development of ideas, movements, genres, and styles in American literature as illustrated through representative texts.
Fall, Winter, Spring
or concurrent enrollment
Also offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.
Representative Authors, Genres, Works, and Movements
Identify, contextualize, and interpret representative authors, genres, works, and movements in American literature.
Historical Development and Cultural Context
Analyze and synthesize the historical development and cultural context of American literature.