ENG* 245
"C-" or better in ENG* 101 or 101S

This course introduces students to Western World literature from classical antiquity to the Renaissance.  Students will read works by authors such as Homer, Sophocles, Euripides, Virgil, Dante, Chaucer, and Shakespeare.  Students will examine narrative and poetic strategies and discuss the evolution of Western ideas about good and evil, tragedy, redemption, heroism, gender, and/or religion.