World Literature Minor

for the Undergraduate Minor in World Literature

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program faculty: Comparative & World Literature Faculty

overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

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This minor is sponsored by the Program in Comparative and World Literature. Students must choose from either the Europe and the Americas Track or the Asia and Africa Track.

CWL 202Literature and Ideas3
Select five of the following:15
At least six hours of coursework should be advanced (300-level or 400-level courses) and must be distinct from credit earned for the student’s major or another minor
Global Consciousness and Lit
Cross-Cultural Thematics
Literatures of the Islamic World
Modern Asian and African Literatures
Comparative Lit Studies
Early Masterpieces of Western Culture
Modern Masterpieces of Western Culture
Responses to the Holocaust
Special Topics Comp Lit I
Themes in Narrative
International Film Genres and Auteurs
Lit Genres and Forms
International Lit Relations
Special Topics in Comp Lit II
Total Hours18