ENGL 335. Picaresque Narratives. 3 Hours.
A study of the history and development of literature in the picaresque genre from its origins in 16th-century Spain to its use by contemporary writers. Representative works are drawn from various periods (the 16th through the 21st centuries), nations (Spain, Germany, Britain, the United States, and West Africa), and forms (novels and films). Category D.
Prerequisite: Any 200-level ENGL course with a D or better.