ENG* 221
Grade of "C-" or better in ENG* 101 or ENG* 101S

This course offers students an introduction to American Literature, surveying American literary works up to the U.S. Civil War. The course covers literature beginning with Native American mythology and culminates in a study of the “new” American identity forged by early United States authors such as Washington Irving, Edgar Allan Poe, and the Transcendentalists.