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Modern and Contemporary Literature H1ENG008

This cluster explores the literature and culture of the twentieth century -- a time marked by confusion and crisis, chaos and catastrophe. It was also a time of innovation and experiment, giving rise to radically new and exciting forms of literary expression. This cluster invites students to explore and compare some of the distinct genres of the modern era.

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

This cluster explores the literature and culture of the twentieth century -- a time marked by confusion and crisis, chaos and catastrophe. It was also a time of innovation and experiment, giving rise to radically new and exciting forms of literary expression. This cluster invites students to explore and compare some of the distinct genres of the modern era.

Fulfills the Humanities area of the Rochester Curriculum.

Choose at least two of the following
ENG101 Maximum English
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG114 British Literature II
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
ENG227 American Moderns
ENG231 20TH Century British Novel
Last Offered in Spring 2019.
ENG232 Modern Literature
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as CLT 242A, CLT 442A, ENG 232, GER 230 (P), GER 430.
ENG233 Modern Poetry
Last Offered in Summer 2019.
ENG234 Modern Fiction
Last Offered in Summer 2019.
ENG235 Modern Drama
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG236 Contemporary Fiction
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 266, ENG 236 (P), FMS 235.
ENG237 Contemporary Poetry
ENG238 Contemporary Lit
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 269, ENG 238 (P).
ENG243 Studies In A Major Author (If Appropriate)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG247 Science Fiction
ENG282 Humor Writing
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
Choose at least two of the following
ENG101 Maximum English
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG114 British Literature II
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
ENG227 American Moderns
ENG231 20TH Century British Novel
Last Offered in Spring 2019.
ENG232 Modern Literature
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as CLT 242A, CLT 442A, ENG 232, GER 230 (P), GER 430.
ENG233 Modern Poetry
Last Offered in Summer 2019.
ENG234 Modern Fiction
Last Offered in Summer 2019.
ENG235 Modern Drama
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG236 Contemporary Fiction
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 266, ENG 236 (P), FMS 235.
ENG237 Contemporary Poetry
ENG238 Contemporary Lit
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as AAS 269, ENG 238 (P).
ENG243 Studies In A Major Author (If Appropriate)
Last Offered in Fall 2019.
ENG247 Science Fiction
ENG282 Humor Writing
Last Offered in Spring 2020.
You may also choose one of the following
ENG117 Intro. To The Art Of Film
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as AH 136, ENG 117 (P), FMS 132.
ENG229 American Fiction Since 1980
Valid Starting Fall 2014
ENG255 Film History: Early Cinema
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as AH 252, ENG 255 (P), ENG 455, FMS 247.
ENG256 Film History: 1929-1959
Last Offered in Fall 2018.Crosslisted as AH 253 (P), AH 453, CLT 218, ENG 256, ENG 456, FMS 248.
ENG257 Film History: 1959-1989
ENG259 Popular Film Genres
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as ENG 259, HUM 259 (P).
ENG260 Film History: 1989-Present
Valid Starting Spring 2014
Last Offered in Fall 2018.
ENG262 Studies In A National Cinema
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as ENG 262 (P), ENG 462, FMS 224.
You may also choose one of the following
ENG117 Intro. To The Art Of Film
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as AH 136, ENG 117 (P), FMS 132.
ENG229 American Fiction Since 1980
Valid Starting Fall 2014
ENG255 Film History: Early Cinema
Last Offered in Fall 2019.Crosslisted as AH 252, ENG 255 (P), ENG 455, FMS 247.
ENG256 Film History: 1929-1959
Last Offered in Fall 2018.Crosslisted as AH 253 (P), AH 453, CLT 218, ENG 256, ENG 456, FMS 248.
ENG257 Film History: 1959-1989
ENG259 Popular Film Genres
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as ENG 259, HUM 259 (P).
ENG260 Film History: 1989-Present
Valid Starting Spring 2014
Last Offered in Fall 2018.
ENG262 Studies In A National Cinema
Last Offered in Spring 2020.Crosslisted as ENG 262 (P), ENG 462, FMS 224.