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CourseEng 211.001, Fall 2017
TitleLiterature and the Arts: Medieval to Modern
Time/PlaceM/W/F 2:00-2:50pm, Callaway S101
InstructorMs. Jenny Bledsoe
Office hoursW 3:00-4:00pm, F 12:00-1:00pm, and by appointment (Callaway N312)

Course texts
Required textbooks:

  • John Berger, Ways of Seeing (Penguin, 1972). ISBN: 9780140135152.
  • Elaine Treharne, Medieval Literature: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2015). ISBN: 9780199668496.

All other readings will be available through online sources. The schedule notes where each reading can be found, whether in a textbook (T), through online course reserves (R), or on the course website (W). To access the Course Reserves, visit To find links to online readings, visit the Weekly Updates or Schedule pages on our course website. You are required to bring a paper copy or easily referenced electronic copy of the text to class on the day it will be discussed.

Learning objectives