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Type A: Humanities - Popular Fiction

English 2916 Popular Fiction
A study of popular texts. The role played by aesthetics in the evaluation of texts, as well as the relationship between “the popular” and “the literary,” and between "high" and "low" genres will be covered. Texts may include best-sellers, genre fiction, pulp fiction, romance, and television.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s):

One FCE in English at the first-year level or second-year standing, or permission of the Chair of the Department

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in English 3916 may not take English 2916 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities