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ENG-0222: American Literature: Beginnings to 1890

A survey of Colonial, Romantic, and Regional American writing with an emphasis on major writers such as Franklin, Hawthorne, Emerson, Thoreau, Poe, Whitman, Dickinson, Twain, Jewett, and Freeman.

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Transcendentalism
Romanticism
captivity narratives
Naturalism
indigenous peoples of the Americas
colonialization
liberty
philosophy
Presidents of the United States
economics

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