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The Novel (EAS1037)

15 credits

This module will introduce you to an exciting range of novels representative of diverse narrative styles drawn from different historical periods and national contexts. The module covers the development of this important genre from the birth of the novel in eighteenth-century England through the nineteenth-century and modernist periods into the present day. It draws on examples from English, American and post-colonial cultures and thus provides an invaluable foundation for future study in a number of literary fields.