English 159 - Fall, 2015

Topics in the Novel

    Topic: utopian and dystopian novels

Class Information

Instructor: Wallis, Bryan
CRN: 52424
Time: TR 3:10-4:30
Location: 1116 Hart

Grading

    Two papers (50%), quizzes (30%), participation (10%), final (10%) (subject to change)

Texts

    Looking Backward 2000-1887, Edward Bellamay
    Typee, Herman Melville
    Brave New World, Aldous Huxley
    Island , Aldous Huxley
    Oryx and Crake, Margaret Atwood
    The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, Tom Wolfe
    The Hungry Tide, Amitov Ghosh