Framing the Nation in the Long Eighteenth Century

Spring 2016-2017

17814

Lauren Schachter

How do poetry, fiction, and nonfictional prose of the long eighteenth century engage with the pressures of political union in Britain? What are the effects of increasingly dense narrative framing in eighteenth century works of literature? This course asks these questions and ponders the extent to which their answers are intertwined. (B, F)