Education Programs: Education Development and Demonstration

Period of Performance

1/1/1979 - 12/31/1981

Funding Totals

$232,750.00 (approved)
$213,758.87 (awarded)

Literatures and History Program

FAIN: ED-*0926-78

Washington University (St. Louis, MO 63130-4862)
Gerald N. Izenberg (Project Director: November 1977 to October 1990)

To expand the small Literature and History program to develop further the interdisciplinary study of Western and "third world" literature and history. New, seminar-format courses will be developed, involving a dialogue between literary critic and historian on central literary and intellectual texts as well as group discussion. A central course in the theory of literature will be developed. A new position in Hebrew language and literature will be created, as well as a small M.A. program.