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Eng 121L

Detective Fiction

Global 9

English 10

Honors Seminar 11

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Detective Fiction

Detective Fiction is a  half-year senior English elective. The course explores the rich history and dynamic nature of this literary genre.  In addition to studying the origins of mystery writing, students will read short stories and novels covering the British and American traditions in the genre.  The course will look at the role of the detective as an archetypal hero in both traditions.  Students will also examine the diverse offerings of modern writers in one of the most popular and widely read literary forms in the world.                                                                            

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