ENLS 410 Literature and Film

Study of the relationship between written narratives, principally short stories and novels, and film, with special attention to the distinctive effects and limitations of each medium and to the problems that screenwriters and directors encounter in adapting a written work to a visual form. Consideration of theoretical literature on the problem of adaptation.

pre-rec: English 101 or equivalent.
notes: Exemption from the prerequisite may be requested from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.