literature minor

You don’t have to be an English major to focus on literature as a minor. This program allows students with a deep interest in literary exploration and criticism to indulge their passion through the study of writing across history, cultures and genres.

credits required for the Literature minor

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in

Highlights of the program

    • Learn how literature relates to culture, society, individuals and your own community
    • Explore new genres and literary movements to gain appreciation and expand your world view
    • Get the skills you need to write well-founded communications that will be necessary on the job

Example Courses

Faculty

KIT ANDREWS

Professor, Literature, English Department
503-838-8872 | andrewk@wou.edu | HSS 321

ANN BLISS

Associate Professor, Literature, English Department
503-838-8368 | blissa@wou.edu | HSS 320

CAROL HARDING

Division Chair, Professor, Literature, English Department
503-838-8245 | hardinc@wou.edu | HSS 315

HENRY HUGHES

Professor, Literature/Writing, English Department
503-838-9494 | hughesh@wou.edu | HSS 316

GAVIN KEULKS

Professor, Director of the Honors Program, Honors Program
503-838-8519 | keulksg@wou.edu | APSC 210

MARJORY LANGE

Professor, Literature/Humanities, English Department
503-838-8307 | langem@wou.edu | HSS 319

THOMAS RAND

Professor, Literature, English Department
503-838-8258 | randt@wou.edu | HSS 301

CURTIS YEHNERT

Professor, Literature/Writing, English Department
503-838-8362 | yehnerc@wou.edu | HSS 323

QUESTIONS - Literature Minor

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Contact Us

Phone: 503-838-8368

Email: blissa@wou.edu