2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    Sep 22, 2023  
2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENGL 266 Women Writers - International Mosaic (5 credits)

Distribution Area Fulfilled Humanities; General Transfer Elective
Formerly ENGL 230

Course Description
Emphasis on twentieth century women writers across the international spectrum.

Student Outcomes
1) Analyze the author’s portrayal of the uniqueness of female perspective and experiences.
2) Identify social and/or biological bases of gender and sexual orientation presented in women’s writing.
3) Explore social, historical, and economic contexts of women’s writing.
4) Analyze how women writers reinforce and/or challenge cultural stereotypes.
5) Identify the conventions of specific literary genres.
6) Analyze the use of imagery, symbolism, and metaphor in women’s literature.
7) Utilize the conventions of an essay about literature.

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