Courses by Distribution Requirement

Prerequisites (1 ENG 205, 206, 207, 208 or 209)

  
ENG 205Reading Literature: Poetry
ENG 206Reading Literature: Fiction
ENG 207Reading Literature: Drama
ENG 208Reading Literature: The Essay
ENG 209Reading Literature: Theory
  
AND 
  

English Literature Prerequisites (1 ENG 200)

  
ENG 200Introduction to English Literature: 14th to 18th Century
  

200 Level Courses

  
ENG 201American Literary History (Can count as American Foundation)
ENG 210Princeton University Reads
ENG 211Dirty Words: Satire, Slander, and Society
ENG 212What’s So Funny? Forms of African American Humor
ENG 215Introduction to Science Fiction
ENG 217Gore and Glory: Early Heroic Literature
ENG 218An Unnatural History of the Middle Ages
ENG 219/TRA 219/LAO 219Translating America
ENG 220Crime, Fiction, and Film
ENG 221/MUS 222Words vs. Music: The Song in Modern Times
ENG 222Fanfiction:  Transformative Works from Shakespeare
ENG 223Literature and Food
ENG 224Asian American Literature and Cultures
ENG 225Introduction to Asian American Studies
ENG 226The American Self
ENG 227/GSS 222American Identities in the 21st Century
ENG 228/HUM 226/THR 228Introduction to Irish Studies
ENG 230Public Speaking
ENG 232Literature, Food, and the American Racial Diet
ENG 240Origins and Nature of English Vocabulary
ENG 241Introduction to Language and Linguistics
ENG 390/HUM 270/COM 207The Bible as Literature
AAS 212/ENG 212What's So Funny? Forms of African American Humor
AAS 230/ENG 231Topics in African-American Studies
AAS 242/ENG 242Introduction to Modern Caribbean Literature
HUM 224/ENG 226Frankenstein 200
LAC 210/ENG 213The Lucid Black and Proud Musicology of Leroi Jones/Amiri Baraka
  

ENG 300

Junior Seminar

  

Foundation Courses - British (limited to one Shakespeare course)

  
ENG 320Shakespeare I
ENG 321Shakespeare IICOM 372/ENG 303
COM 397/ENG 427Sex, Violence, Sacrilege in Enlightenment Fiction
COM 421Lyric Language and Form I: Renaissance to Romantic
ENG 301Satire: Mockery and Reform from Aristophanes to South Park
ENG 304Medieval Travel Literature: Destinations to Die for
ENG 310The Old English Period
ENG 311/MED 309The Medieval Period
ENG 312Chaucer
ENG 313The Erotics of Medieval Literature
ENG 314The Medieval Romance: Writing Sex and Death
ENG 315Shakespeare and Performance
ENG 316Inventing the English Novel
ENG 322Spenser
ENG 323The 16th Century
ENG 325Milton
ENG 326The 17th Century
ENG 327The English Drama to 1700
ENG 328Topics in the Renaissance
ENG 329Topics in the Renaissance
ENG 330English Literature of the 18th Century
ENG 331English Fiction before 1800
ENG 336Shakespeare 450: Shakespeare and the Contemporary British Theater
ENG 338Topics in 18th-Century Literature
ENG 339Topics in 18th-Century Literature
ENG 340Romanticism and the Age of Revolution
ENG 384Verse in Shows: Poetry on Stage, 405 B.C.E.-2015 A.D.
ENG 400Touching Books
ENG 401Forms of Literature Topic
ENG 421Beowulf
ENG 422Loss and Longing in the Anglo-Saxon Era: Elegy & Elegiac
HIS 461Writing a World: Encounters With Difference, 1650-1850
THR 338/ENG 301/com 343Comedies of Error
THR 343/ENG 304Some Contemporary Shakespearean Afterlives
  

Foundation Courses - American

  
AAS 306Frederick Douglass and the long 19th Century
AAS 345Sonic Fugitives: The Soundscapes of the Afro-Am Literary Tradition
AAS 353African American Literature: Origins to 1910
AMS 315The Age of Emerson
AMS 353Moby-Dick Unbound
ENG 335American Literature before 1825
ENG 336American Madness
ENG 350Literature of the American Renaissance, 1820-1860
ENG 351American Literature: 1865-1930
ENG 353The Drama of Making America: Staging Race from the Revolution to the Civil War
ENG 354Slavery, Freedom, and the Archive
ENG 356Topics in American Literature
ENG 357Topics in American Literature
ENG 386Literature and the Environment
ENG 403Forms of Literature
ENG 411Major Author(s)-Emerson/Douglass
  

Foundation Courses - Modernity

  
AAS 324Race, Sex, and the Marriage Plot in American Film Comedies
AAS 32720th Century Master: Lorraine Hansberry
AAS 328City Narratives: The Urban Landscape in Contemporary African American Literature
AAS 359/ENG 392African American Literature: Harlem Renaissance to the Present
AMS 328American Genres: Western, Screwball Comedy, Film Noir
CHV 375Clues, Evidence, Detection: Law Stories
COM 306The Modern European Novel
COM 401Types of Ideology and Literary Form
COM 341What is Vernacular Filmmaking?
COM 370Topics in Comparative Literature: Performing the Planet
COM 376/ENG 377/AAS 371/GSS 381Crafting Freedom: Women and Liberation in the Americas (1960s to the Present)
COM 387A Different Kind of Cinema: Can Contemporary Film Makers Resist Hollywood?
COM 422Lyric Form and Language II: The Modern Period
ECS 310 European Romanticism and the Emergence of Modern War
ECS 342 Literature and Photography
ENV 363Writing the Environment Through Creative Nonfiction
ENG 308American Cinema
ENG 309American Comics
ENG 309Graphic Novels and Comics
ENG 319What Was African American Literature? Reading Black Literature in the 21st C.
ENG 324 Ulysses
ENG 324Violence as Metaphor: The 1916 UpRising in Dublin
ENG 333Austen, Bronte, Eliot
ENG 341The Later Romantics
ENG 343The New Woman in British Drama, 1890-1915
ENG 343Word and Image: 19th Century Literature and Art
ENG 34519th-Century Fiction
ENG 34619th-Century Poetry
ENG 348Late Victorian Literature: Decadence and Rebellion
ENG 349Science Fiction
ENG 354Irish Comic Fiction from Swift to Roddy Doyle
ENG 354The Great War in Irish Theater, Literature and Art
ENG 355British Cinema
ENG 355Nationalism and Internationalism in the North American Novel
ENG 356Topics in American Literature
ENG 357Topics in American Literature
ENG 358Sex, Violence, Death, and Other Entertainments for Kids: Challenging Drama for Youth
ENG 358Irish Modernisms
ENG 359Princeton Film Review
ENG 360Modern Fiction
ENG 361Fictions and Frictions of Love
ENG 362Modern Poetry
ENG 364Modern Drama I
ENG 367American Women Writers
ENG 368American Literature: 1930-Present
ENG 369Irish Modernisms
ENG 369Contemporary Science Fiction/Speculative Fiction
ENG 370Contemporary Fiction
ENG 371Contemporary Poetry
ENG 372Contemporary Drama
ENG 374Life Writing: The Art of Biography
ENG 374Modern American Women Poets
ENG 375Topics in Film: All About Hitchcock
ENG 376Curious Aesthetics: Twentieth-Century American Musical Theatre
ENG 377/COM 386 (formally ENG 425)Bollywood Cinema
ENG 378E. M. Forster and Virginia Woolf
ENG 380World Drama
ENG 381Laughter, Vice and Delusion: Satire and Satrists, 1500-1700
ENG 382Contemporary African American Literature and Culture: Identity, Inquiry, and Instability
ENG 382International Theatre: Plays and Politics
ENG 384The Poems and Plays of Seamus Heaney
ENG 385Children's Literature
ENG 387Introduction to Irish Studies
ENG 388The Female Literary Tradition
ENG 389Women Writers of the African Diaspora
ENG 396Queer Theory
ENG 397New Diasporas: Black British Literature
ENG 398Science Fiction in Global Perspective
ENG 399Contemporary Experimental American Literature and Visual Cultur
ENG 399Literature and Culture after 9/11
ENG 401Forms of Literature
ENG 402Forms of Literature
ENG 403Forms of Literature
ENG 404Forms of Literature
ENG 405Topics in Poetry
ENG 406Magical Realism
ENG 408Women in American Theater: Doing Gender, Race, Sexuality Onstage and Off
ENG 409Topics in Drama
ENG 410Jewish Identity and Performance in the US
ENG 411Major Author(s)
ENG 412Major Author(s)
ENG 415Topics in Literature and Ethics
ENG 416Topics in Literature and Ethics
ENG 417Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENG 418Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENG 419Rise of the Graphic Novel
ENV 369/ENG 383Environmental Imaginings and Global Change
GSS 319U. S. Women Writers
GSS 336Crime, Gender, and American Culture
GSS 365Isn't It Romantic? The Broadway Musical from Rodgers and Hammerstein to Sondheim
GSS 403For Your Viewing Pleasure: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary American Theatre, Film, and Popular
GSS 369/ENG 334Writing the Body
REL 383American Scriptures
SLA 395Czeslaw Milosz: Poetry, Politics, History
SLA 417Vladimir Nabokov
SLA 412Chekhov
THR 304Christopher Durang: My Life in Art
THR 309Theatre and Society
THR 310The Musical Theatre of Stephen Sondheim: Process to Production
THR 313Dramaturgy Workshop: Hoodwinked
THR 316Modern Irish Theatre: Oscar Wilde to Martin McDonagh to Riverdance
THR 326Criticism Workshop
THR 327Locked Up: Theatre, Literature and Cinema of Coercive Confinement in Ireland
THR 330Special Topics in Performance Practice
THR 331Special Topics in Performance History and Theory
THR 384Ghosts, Vampires, and Zombies in Irish Theatre and Literature
  

Foundation Courses - Diasporas

  
AAS 306Frederick Douglass and the Long 19th Century
AAS 310Music from the Hispanophone Caribbean
AAS 312Migration and Exile in Caribbean Literature and Culture
AAS 320Islands in the Sun: Caribbean Literature
AAS 324Race, Sex, and the Marriage Plot in American Film Comedies
AAS 325African American Autobiography
AAS 32720th Century Master: Lorraine Hansberry
AAS 328City Narratives: The Urban Landscape in Contemporary African American Literature
AAS 329Chinatown USA
AAS 340Shades of Passing
AAS 345Sonic Fugitives: The Soundscapes of the African American Literary Tradition
AAS 348Black Popular Music Culture
AAS 353African American Literature: Origins to 1910
AAS 359/ENG 366African American Literature: Harlem Renaissance to Present
AAS 365Migration and the Literary Imagination
AAS 387Black Women and Popular Music Culture from Modernity to the Millennium
AAS 392/ENG 392Fictions of Black Urban Life
AAS 392Topics in African American Literature
AAS 412Cultures of the Afro-Diaspora
AAS 428Latina/o Performance
AMS 360Afro-Asian Masculinities
COM 351Great Books from Little Languages
COM 373World Literature: Comparative Cosmologies
COM 376/ENG 377/AAS 371/GSS 381Crafting Freedom: Women and Liberation in the Americas (1960s to the Present)
GSS 345Pleasure, Power, and Profit: Race and Sexualities in a Global Era
ENG 319What Was African American Literature? Reading Black Literature in the 21st C.
ENG 324Violence as Metaphor: The 1916 Uprising in Dublin
ENG 337The Literary South
ENG 353The Drama of Making America: Staging Race from the Revolution to the Civil War
ENG 354Irish Comic Fiction from Swift to Roddy Doyle
ENG 354Slavery, Freedom, and the Archive
ENG 354The Great War in Irish Theater, Literature and Art
ENG 354An Introduction to Latino Literature
ENG 355Nationalism and Internationalism in the North American Novel
ENG 356Topics in American Literature
ENG 358Irish Modernisms
ENG 369Irish Modernisms
ENG 377/COM 386 (formerly ENG 425)Bollywood Cinema
ENG 379/AAS 379/AMS 379/ART 380Black Aesthetics
ENG 380World Drama
ENG 382Contemporary African American Literature and Culture: Identity, Inquiry, and Instability
ENG 382International Theatre: Plays and Politics
ENG 384/ENV 383Environmental Justice Through Literature and Film
ENG 386Literature and Environment
ENG 387Introduction to Irish Studies
ENG 389Women Writers of the African Diaspora
ENG 397New Diasporas: African and Caribbean Writers
ENG 397New Diasporas: Black British Literature
ENG 398Science Fiction in Global Perspective
ENG 402Forms of Literature in term 1162
ENG 404Forms of Literature: Contemporary Irish Literature
ENG 406Magical Realism
ENG 410Jewish Identity and Performance in the US
ENG 411Major Author(s)
ENG 416/COM 431Topics in Literature and Ethics
ENG 417/COM 423/AFS 416Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENG 418Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENG 425/COM 429Bollywood Cinema
HIS 457Violence as Metaphor: The 1916 Uprising in Dublin
THR 316Modern Irish Theatre: Oscar Wilde to Martin McDonagh to Riverdance
THR 327Locked Up: Theatre, Literature and Cinema of Coercive Confinement in Ireland
THR 331Special Topics in Performance History and Theory Topic No: 10
THR 384Ghosts, Vampires, and Zombies in Irish Theatre and Literature
  

Foundation Courses - Theory and Criticism

  
AAS 329Chinatown
AMS 358Electronic Literature: Lineage, Theory, and Contemporary Practice
COM 303Comparative History of Literary Theory
COM 351Great Books from Little Languages
COM 373World Literature: Comparative Cosmologies
ECS 342Literature and Photography
ENV 347What Environmental Arts & Humanities Are Good For
ENV 357Empire of the Ark: Animals, Ecologies, and Visual Culture
ENV 363Writing the Environment Through Creative Nonfiction
ENV 388Theories of Literature and the Environment
GER 306German Intellectual History Topic No: 13
GSS 373/ENG 332Graphic Memoir
GSS 400Contemporary Theories of Gender and Sexuality
GSS 403For Your Viewing Pleasure: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary American Theatre, Film, and Popular
HUM 346/ENG 349Introduction to Digital Humanities
THR 300Acting, Being, Doing, and Making: Introduction to Performance Studies
THR 331Special Topics in Performance History and Theory
ENG 301Satire: Mockery and Reform from Aristophanes to South Park
ENG 305Contemporary Literary Theory
ENG 306History of Criticism
ENG 307Psychoanalysis and Narrative
ENG 308American Cinema
ENG 319/AMS 322About Faces
ENG 343Word and Image: 19th Century Literature and Art
ENG 349Science Fiction, Past and Present
ENG 349Introduction to Digital Humanities
ENG 353The Undead
ENG 355British Cinema
ENG 359Film and Television Review: The Princeton Buffer
ENG 369Contemporary Science Fiction/Speculative Fiction
ENG 374Modern American Women Poets
ENG 376Curious Aesthetics: Twentieth-Century American Musical Theatre
ENG 378The Sentence: Prose Style as Study and Practice
ENG 379/AAS 379/AMS 389/ART 380Black Aesthetics
ENG 384/ENV 383Environmental Justice Through Literature and Film
ENG 386Literature and Environment
ENG 396/GSS 396Queer Theory
ENG 397New Diasporas: African and Caribbean Writers
ENG 403Forms of Literature in term 1154
ENG 404Forms of Literature: Forms of Comedy
ENG 416/COM 431Topics in Literature and Ethics
ENG 417/COM 423/AFS 416Topics in Postcolonial Literature
ENG 422Loss and Longing in the Anglo-Saxon Age