Syllabus 2005
 

Romanticism

François-René de Chateaubriand (1768-1848), Renéand Atala (1802)

Benjamin Constant (1767-1830), Adolphe (1816)

Alfred de Vigny (1797-1863), Servitude and Grandeur of Arms (1835) *

George Sand (1804-1876), L'Orco*

Mikhail Yurievich Lermontov (1814-1841), A Hero of Our Time (1840)
 

Romantic Realism

Honoré Balzac (1799-1850 ), PèreGoriot (1834)

Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821-1881), Crime and Punishment (1866)
 

Realism

Gustave Flaubert ( 1821-1880), Madame Bovary (1857)

Leo Tolstoy (1828 -1910), Anna Karenina  (1878)
 

Supplementary Readings

Plato, The Republic, Book 7*

Geoffrey Hartman, "Romanticism and "Anti-Self-Consciousness"*

*In the course packet (PIP Printers, 179 Main Street; call to order 344-9001).
 

Written Requirements

3 short class responses

3 two-page papers

2  four-page papers

1  final exam

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