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AMERICAN LITERATURE: THE BEGINNINGS TO ROMANTIC MOVEMENT.

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Abstract

This course is meant to introduce students to the origin and nature of American literature from the beginnings to the Romantic Movement. Thus, works that x-ray their voyage from the old world to the new world will be explained. The colonial times to the Romantic period will be presented. The course will equally explore the religious consciousness of the puritan writers, as well as the historical, social and romantic concepts that influenced American literature.