English Literature II [Commercio Internazionale] (2007/2008)

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Course code
Name of lecturer
Carla Sassi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2007 al Jan 12, 2008.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.6  
Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.8  
Thursday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.8  

Learning outcomes

The course will provide an introduction to Restoration and 18th-century
British literature and to postcolonial theories.


Aphra Behn, Oroonoko: Or the History of the Royal Slave, Penguin Classics, ue
Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe, Penguin Classics, ue
James MacPherson, Fragments of Ancient Poetry, edizione online `Progetto Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/8161
Ania Loomba, Colonialism/Postcolonialism, Routledge, 1998
The Norton Anthology of English Literature, edizione online
http://www2.wwnorton.com/college/english/nael/18century/welcome.htm (The Restoration and the 18th Century)

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam. Students who will attend classes regularly will be given the
alternative option to take a written exam at the end of the course, to be
integrated with a short interview.

Teaching aids