Skip to main content

Cluster Search Engine


English Department Clusters

American and African American Studies H1ENG006

Students interested in the diverse traditions and cultures of the United States can pursue and develop those interests in this cluster. What is an American? Is there a distinctive American tradition in literature or culture? How do Americans negotiate their multiethnic, multiracial identity? Students in this cluster can pursue a distinct track in African American literature and culture.

Fulfills the Humanities area of the Rochester Curriculum. Declare This Cluster

Students interested in the diverse traditions and cultures of the United States can pursue and develop those interests in this cluster. What is an American? Is there a distinctive American tradition in literature or culture? How do Americans negotiate their multiethnic, multiracial identity? Students in this cluster can pursue a distinct track in African American literature and culture.

Fulfills the Humanities area of the Rochester Curriculum.

Choose three of the following
ENG115 American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
ENG116 Intro To African American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 156, ENG 116 (P), GSW 155.
ENG225 American Romantics
Last Offered in Fall 2018.
ENG226 American Realists
ENG227 American Moderns
ENG228 African American Literature
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG230 Studies In American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 322, AH 322 (P), AH 522, ENG 230, GSW 322, GSW 522.
ENG236 Contemporary Fiction (If American)
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 266, ENG 236 (P), FMS 235.
ENG243 Studies In A Major Author (If American)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG244 Studies In A Literary Tradition (If American)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG250 Literature And Ethnicity
ENG380 Advanced Seminar (If Appropriate)
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
Choose three of the following
ENG115 American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
ENG116 Intro To African American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 156, ENG 116 (P), GSW 155.
ENG225 American Romantics
Last Offered in Fall 2018.
ENG226 American Realists
ENG227 American Moderns
ENG228 African American Literature
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG230 Studies In American Literature
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 322, AH 322 (P), AH 522, ENG 230, GSW 322, GSW 522.
ENG236 Contemporary Fiction (If American)
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 266, ENG 236 (P), FMS 235.
ENG243 Studies In A Major Author (If American)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG244 Studies In A Literary Tradition (If American)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG250 Literature And Ethnicity
ENG380 Advanced Seminar (If Appropriate)
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
The specific titles of ENG 228, 230, and 250 differ each semester. Students may take more than one course with the same number.
The specific titles of ENG 228, 230, and 250 differ each semester. Students may take more than one course with the same number.