An exploration of a literary theme with an emphasis on class discussion and participation, independent projects, historical and cultural awareness and writing. Recent courses have included Poetry of Song, Reading Las Vegas, War and Sex in Arthurian Legend, and Milestones: Four African-American Artists. Enrollment limited to first-year students. May be counted toward a major or minor.
Fall Semester informationDavid Alvarez
197A: FYS: Coffee: Islam, Democracy, Globalization
197B: FYS: Heroes, Villains, and Monsters: The Graphic Novel & Contemporary Culture
197D: FYS: Alternative Autobiographies