Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

WLL 380 Introduction to Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies

Overview of the practices, methods, and materials of comparative literary and cultural studies, with an emphasis on learning specific modes of encountering creative expression from different linguistic, cultural, and national backgrounds. Introduces students to major questions, concepts, and debates in the field as well as literary works in relation to various themes, ideas, genres, and contexts.



Cross Listed Courses

This is the same course as Eng 380 and may be taken only once for credit.


Upper-division standing.
  • Up one level
  • 300