English 4385: The Un-virtuous Republic:

Tropes of Transgression in the Early American Republic


Discussion Questions

Women of the Republic & John and Abigail Adams

Cathy Davidson, Intro to Expanded Edition

Hannah Webster Foster, The Coquette

Charles Brockden Brown, Wieland

Charles Brockden Brown, Wieland-2

William Wells Brown, Clotel, or, The President's Daughter (for the questions, see end of the slideshow)