This seminar course introduces students to the inner workings of storytelling, and specifically teaches ways of interpreting, through literary “close reading,” the art of the novel. In order to do this, we set sail on a long, leisurely voyage with a single, monumental text, Herman Melville’s Moby Dick (1851).
Herman Melville’s Moby Dick (1851)
Assessment is based on:
- Weekly writing exercise
- A mid-term research assignment
- A short final essay.
- ENGL 100
- Registration in an English Major or Joint Honours plan