Mar 17, 2018  
College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018

HEN 253 - HNR WCH Gaelic and Anglo-Irish Ireland

4.00 credits.
(Western Cultural Heritage Core Course)
*A Guided Writing and Research Course.
A study of the intersection between the Gaelic and Anglo-Irish linguistic, cultural and literary traditions of Ireland. Besides exploring the past and present state of Gaelic language and culture, the class will focus on the impact of the older Gaelic heritage on English-language classics by writers such as Swift, Joyce, Yeats, Beckett and Heaney. Honors students only.