EALANG 115 | Knowing Others, Being Known: The Art of Writing People

2017 Spring | Tue, Thur 11 am–12:30 pm | COURSE #33041 | UNITS: 4

Paula Varsano & David Bratt

What does it mean to “know” a person in writing, and how does one make oneself — or someone else — “known” through writing? Beginning with both ancient and modern philosophical and literary treatments of the topic, this seminar guides students in reading and writing about people, skills they will need long after this course has ended.