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Modern Literature

Course: 504

Grade Level:
12
 
 
Course Length:
Full Year
1 Credit
 
Prerequisites:

None

 

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 a 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.

9780061120060, Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Perennial Library, c1937, 2006

9780374500016, Wiesel, Night, Hill and Wang, 2006