ENG363W-1: Discourse Analysis

Topic: Literature and Medicine

August 23, 2017 - December 5, 2017
DaysTimeLocationInstructorGERCreditOPUS #
11:30am - 12:45pm
Cox Computer Classroom - 230C
Mengelkoch, Dustin

This course will explore literary narratives about illness, disease, and healing written by patients, physicians, and others. We will read texts that explore various aspects of this genre including: the interactions between patients and doctors; the naming of illness or disease and the attendant experience, evolution, and therapy; and interpretation by patient, doctor, and reader.

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