A colloquium for students pursuing critical theses and critical specializations. Students will present and critique their work in progress, and discuss issues particular to researching and structuring a long analytical thesis. We will also discuss the work of a variety of recent critics representing a range of methods of literary study. Satisfactory completion of the course will be required for students to continue on in the honors program.
The Class: Type: independent study
Requirements/Evaluation: evaluation will be based on participation and on individual progress on the thesis projects, which will be determined in consultation with each student's honors advisor
Prerequisites: admission to the department Honors program
Distributions: Division I;