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American Women Writing

Enrolment code: HEA258/358

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: may be taken as a Women’s Studies unit

Unit description:

Examines the work of women writing in the United States between the middle of the 19th century and the First World War. It considers the literary strategies by which they negotiated the gender restrictions and stereotyping of their time, and asks how their specific circumstances (including class, education, marital status, race, and region) affected the public voice of their writing.

Staff Prof L Frost For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 3x1-hr lectures, 2x1-hr tutorials fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in English  
Mutual exclusions HAF224/324  
Assessment mode 3,000-word essay (60%), 2-hr seen exam (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] English
Women's Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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