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Multicultural Fairy and Folk Tales

ENGL - 237

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

This course explores the ways in which traditional fairytales and folktales influence contemporary thought, belief, behavior, and popular culture. Students will examine the historical significance of the literature; study gender roles and expectations as illustrated in various works; and analyze the tales and lore to discover the connections, similarities, and common themes. Historically and culturally diverse units will focus on the fairy and folk tales from around the world.

Prerequisites

ENGL 151

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