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Fall 20 and Jan 21 Courses for First-Year Students

Journalism Workshop (ENGL 005, W)
Literature and Law (ENGL 009A, FYS*)
Intro to Latinx Lit & Culture    (January 2021) (ENGL 009F, FYS*)
Portraits of the Artist (ENGL 009H, FYS*)
Grendel’s Workshop (ENGL 009R, FYS*) 
Shakespeare (ENGL 020, Gateway**)
The Victorian Poets: Eminence and Decadence (ENGL 041, Gateway**)
U.S. Fiction, 1900-1950 (ENGL 052A, Gateway**)
Race, Gender, Class, and Environment (ENGL 089, Gateway**)
Environmentally Engaged Literature (ENGL 089B, Gateway**)

* FYS – First Year Seminar

** Gateway – Open to first-year students through seniors, Gateway courses are designed to be excellent first (or second) English literature courses for any student; there are no prerequisites. Gateway courses pay special attention to one or more of the following: close reading, historical context, secondary (i.e., theoretical or critical) reading, or genre.