Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College

Academics

English 207. Medieval Literature: Beowulf and Others

The class will examine medieval literature from the Anglo-Saxon period to the end of the 15th century. All texts will be in translation or modernized. We will read Beowulf, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and Dante’s Inferno as well as various shorter texts from the Old and Middle English periods.