A survey of the fascinating history of vampire literature. Students will examine the persistent popularity of the vampire, catalog the diverse characteristics of vampire mythology, and justify why the vampire has evolved from menacing monster to misunderstood hero by analyzing historical and contemporary works (novels and films). Students will dive into the underworld for a taste of vampire lore.


EN101 English Composition IA with a grade of C or higher, or EN100 English Comp IB with a grade of C or higher