What was a book? What is a book?

English 352

Usual Description

Books have always been more than pages with words bound within covers. We’ll combine literary and book studies to consider the history of print and printed material and the dynamic, mutually informing relationships among literary works, legal rights to intellectual/creative property, and the technologies of creation, production, circulation and reading. Literary work, mainly 19th-century, may include Hard Times, Leaves of Grass, poetry by Dickinson, The Conjure Woman, 20th-21st century print and electronic books/narratives. American, 1700-1900.

Areas of Interest
United States
United States
Time Periods

1800 - 1900

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
English 352 Taught by Sandra Zagarell