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Ben Xu Professor

   School of Liberal Arts

Dante Hall - 314

Phone: 4274
Fax: 631-4471
Email: [email protected]
Mail: P.O. Box 4730

Courses Recently Taught:

  • 19th and 20th Century Literary Theory and Criticism
  • College Writing I and II
  • Ethnic Autobiographies
  • Introduction to Literary Analysis
  • Issues in Contemporary Literary Theories
  • Literary Criticism (19th and 20th century criticism and aesthetics)
  • Literary Movements (Existentialism; Modernism, etc.)
  • Literature of Theme (Heroism in Minority Experience; Escape in Literature; Making Sense through Interpretation, Money and work, etc.)
  • Major British Writers (from Romantic period to the age of Modernism)
  • Men and Women in Literature
  • Society and Literature
  • The Downfall of the Last Certitude: Anti-Scientific Fiction
  • The Future as Nightmare: Twentieth-Century Anti-Utopian Literature
  • The Grotesque and the Comic: 20th Century Literature
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Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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