This course offers an in-depth study of a specific period and/or genre of English literature. The particular focus of the course will change from year to year. Common topics will be romantic literature and Victorian fiction. Other potential topics could be non-Shakespearean Renaissance drama, Restoration drama, the eighteenth-century novel, and Victorian poetry. English majors and minors may take this course twice on different topics. Prerequisite: ENGL 131, 132. Credit, 3 hours. Offered every spring semester.