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ENG 283 - The Works of John Milton: Rebellion, Revolution, and Regicide

3 credit hours - Three hours lecture weekly; one term.
Examine the poetry and prose of John Milton including Paradise Lost. Study the formal elements of his poetry; examine Milton’s biography, especially his blindness and revolutionary defeat; investigate the importance of his poetry in literary history; explore Milton’s writing in relationship to his culture (regicide and revolution, the commonwealth government, and restoration of the monarchy).

Prerequisite(s): ENG 101 /ENG 101A  or permission of the department chair.