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English courses share common guidelines for
interpreting literature and
writing about literature. These reflect the shared rules and values of the discipline or field of English Studies. The USC Upstate English faculty prepared the following documents to explain these guidelines. In English 300, students learn about these guidelines in depth.
See great examples of student writing in English courses in the
English Literary File.
English ProgramsEnglish Courses
Student SupportAdvising HelpCareers for English MajorsGuides for Literary StudyGuide to Senior SeminarWriting Center
Our Students Student AchievementsWriters Inc. Literary MagazineEnglish Literary File: Undergraduate JournalLiterary Club
Beyond CampusStudy Abroad Opportunities
Dr. Peter Caster
Department of Languages, Literature & Composition
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Spartanburg, SC 29303
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