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PLEASE NOTE: Beginning in Fall 2021, Curry College will no longer offer a concentration in American Literature. Feel free to explore our full list of undergraduate academic programs for alternative options.

The American Literature concentration gives the student a comparative perspective on the important questions and practical considerations that constitute literary studies across a broad spectrum of cultures and viewpoints in America.

Course Requirements and Information

Four courses (12 credits):

ENG 2140 Multicultural Literature in America
ENG 2150 African-American Literature
ENG 3110 American Novels
ENG 3800 Special Topics in Literature
(if topic is appropriate to concentration)

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