The Earliest English Literature

An introduction to the rich literary tradition of Anglo-Saxon England (c. 650 - c. 1100). Emphasis on the diversity of ways the Anglo-Saxons approached, preserved, and appreciated the written word. Readings include poems, histories, travel narratives, and riddles; all readings in Modern English.

Undergraduate Course #: 
MW 2:30pm-3:45pm
WR, Hu
New English Distribution: 
Medieval Lit