ENGL 4263 20th & 21st-Century British Novel

Retrospective of the 20th-century British novel.


The Modern Novel

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ENGL 4263 20th & 21st-Century British Novel


Retrospective of the 20th-century British novel, focusing on the shift in the center of gravity from England itself to the colonies, modernism, and the narrative necessities that arise from different cultures and politics. A strong emphasis on critical reading and writing skills will be incorporated into a study of themes and techniques of selected British novelists.


  • ENGL 1113
  • ENGL 1114
  • ENGL 1213
  • ENGL 2123

Course Catalog Information

Required Books

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English at Northwestern

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