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Honors Modern Literature

Course: 514

Grade Level:
12
 
 
Course Length:
Full Year
1 Credit
 
Prerequisites:
  • American Literature with 90 average or Honors American Literature with 85 average
  • Departmental Approval
 

Course Description:

This course will survey the development of literature beginning with the Renaissance, emphasizing European and American literature. Papers will include literary analysis, an expository essay, and narrative reflection. Prior to the first day of school, students are required to complete summer reading.

Textbook/Class Resources:

9781457683039, Hacker, The Bedford Handbook: Tenth ed., Bedford St. Martin’s, 2016
This book was previously purchased for use in 9th-11th grades.

9780374500016, Wiesel, Night, Hill and Wang, 2006

9781400033423, Morrison, Song of Solomon, Knopf, 2004