A capstone course on a topic that varies from semester to semester and that assigns the student primary responsibility, through independent reading and research, for promoting the intellectual aims of the seminar. As part of the capstone experience, each student researches, writes, and revises a substantial, sophisticated essay and gives a public presentation based on it. This course is required for English majors. By permission only.
Prerequisite: One 300-level literature course (two strongly recommended)