This half-course will examine such topics as Milton’s grand style, Satan, epic heroism (is Paradise Lost an epic or anti-epic?), the nature of innocence, what it means to “fall,” and whether there can be a “fortunate fall.” Attention will also be paid to seventeenth-century politics, science and astronomy.
Antirequisite(s): The former English 3224E, the former English 3228F/G.
Prerequisite(s): At least 60% in 1.0 of English 1020-1999 or permission of the Department.
Extra Information: 3 hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: ENGLISH
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