How to Read a Book | History 84e

This hands-on interdisciplinary undergraduate seminar is for students who want to think about what a book is and how to read one. Readings include historical and literary narratives of reading by Cervantes, Richardson, Franklin, Sterne, Ellison, and Bradbury, together with research exercises in Harvard library and museum collections.  Jointly taught by Jill Lepore (History) and Leah Price (English).

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2015