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  English 2327:  American Literature I   

Dr. Kay  Mizell
This course counts toward the Core Curriculum for the State of Texas. Consider completing the Core for your academic benefit.


Spring 2016

"With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations"  Abraham Lincoln, Second Inaugural Address

Class ENGLISH 2327.S01, S02 Office: BB201A
Time: MWF, 9:00-9:50, 11:00-11:50 Office Hours: MW  8:00-9:00, 12:00-1:00,  F 8:00-9:00 am  Virtual Office  T 8:00-9:00 pm, 
Class Room:  B212 Telephone: 972-881-5803 (but email has a quicker response time at
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Course Description: A survey of American literature from the period of exploration and settlement through the Civil War. Students will study works of prose, poetry, drama, and fiction in relation to their historical and cultural contexts.  Texts will be selected from among a diverse group of authors for what they reflect and reveal about the evolving American experience and character. Prerequisite ENGL1302 or ENGL 2311. 3 credit hours. Websites

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During this semester students in English 2327 will be assessed for their growth in social responsibility per the requirement of the Texas Coordinating Board's Core Objectives.


Plan B:  In the event of  a short-term or long-term catastrophe, please know that we will go to the Back-Up Plan. Print out your schedule on the first day so you will have your assignments and can continue to read and to prepare them until the College systems are restored. You will be responsible for the work regardless of the gap in services.

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