English literature II (LS) (2007/2008)

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Course code
4S00946
Name of lecturer
Carla Sassi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-LIN/10 - ENGLISH LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2007 al Jan 12, 2008.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall S.11  
Thursday 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall S.11  

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide an introduction to the poetics of
Modernist fiction and of its intersections with the construction of colonial
alterity.

Syllabus

Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness, Penguin, ue
Lewis Grassic Gibbon, A Scots Quair, Canongate, 2006.
James Joyce, Ulysses, Penguin, ue
Katherine Mansfield, The Garden Party and Other Stories, Penguin..
TESTI CRITICI:
V. Kolocotroni (ed.), Modernism: An Anthology of Sources and Documents, Edinburgh Univeristy Press.
Edward Said, Culture and Imperialism, Vintage, ue.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral and written exam. Students will be required to write and discuss a
paper with the teacher at the end of the course.

Teaching aids

Documents