Literature, The Law in - LAW 750

1-3 Hours

This course focuses on works of literary merit that are concerned with law and its effects upon individuals and society. Each class meeting features a discussion of a single author. Each student is required to make a brief oral presentation and lead the discussion in at least one class meeting. Among the authors whose works are studied are Albert Camus, Charles Dickens, Franz Kafka, Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Arthur Miller, John Osborne, Bertolt Brecht, John Barth, William Golding, William Faulkner, Harper Lee, and Herman Melville.

Spring 2013 Section 001
Professor Timothy Hoff
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Spring 2012 Section 025
Professor Timothy Hoff
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Summer 2011 Section 100
Professor Timothy Hoff
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