Literature of Technology

Course Number: ENGL 146GB
Prerequisites: Check on GOLD
Advisory Enrollment Information: May be repeated for credit provided the letter designations are different.
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 146AA-ZZ
Quarter: Spring 2020
Instructor: Douglass, Jeremy
Day(s): TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Description:

May be repeated for credit to a maximum of 28 units provided letter designations are different.

Studies of literary genres, authors, periods, or themes that engage or exemplify technology, whether historical technologies or contemporary digital, bio, nano, and other technologies. Examples of topics include Pynchon's novels and information theory, hypertext fiction, the new poetry of codework, cyberpunk science fiction, nineteenth century literature and steam technology, and literature of industrialization.