Dec 10, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

ENGL 4691 - Appalachian Literature

This course will examine Appalachian literature from the nineteenth century to the present. Students will analyze and interpret texts within their historical, social, and cultural contexts. A particular focus will be on studying the unique characteristics of the region while interrogating some of the generalizations, myths, and stereotypes associated with the region and its people. In fulfilling the goals of the UNG mission, this course engages students in critical inquiry and analysis that prepares them to live fuller, more introspective lives in diverse local and global settings.

Prerequisites: ENGL 2050, ENGL 2230, and one ENGL 2100-level literature course, each with grades of B or higher