The course explores modern American culture through selected works of literature written in the United States from the late 19th century to the present day.


Any combination of two first-year English courses.

Course Notes

ENGL 205 is an approved Culture and Creative Expression course for Cap Core requirements.

For the focus of the course each term, see the "Courses" page on the English Department website.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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