Students will read literature representing writing styles from diverse countries and the cultures that they represent.  An essay will be written following the completion of each major work.  Students will be graded based on the quality of discussions of the reading assignments and the essays submitted.

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 This course will build upon the skills taught in the freshman year. We will continue to work on basic skills in writing including working through the writing process on essays, personal compositions and researched based writing. We will also study world and United Stated Literature in the form of novels, memoirs, poetry, and essays.