Spanish Literature and Culture 1 [Cognomi A-E] (2014/2015)

Course code
4S002902
Name of lecturer
Anna Bognolo
Coordinator
Anna Bognolo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-LIN/05 - SPANISH LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 23, 2015 al May 30, 2015.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.6  
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.6  

Learning outcomes

The course aims to introduce students to the literary culture of the twentieth century in Spain and to offer a vision of Spanish society today by reading and analysis of a contemporary novel.

Syllabus

PROGRAM
The course aims to introduce students to the knowledge of the principal authors and literary movements of the twentieth century Spain, with attention to their historical context .
It is also proposed the reading of two novels that offer a vision of Spanish society today .
The novels will be discussed in the light of the appropriate tools for the analysis of narrative texts .

Bibliografia
Ignacio Martínez de Pisón, Carreteras secundarias, Madrid, Booklet, 2011 (trad. it. Strade secondarie, Einaudi)
Vila-Matas, Enrique. Exploradores del abismo Barcelona Anagrama, 2007 (trad it. Esploratori dell'abisso Milano Feltrinelli, 2011)

- Fausta Antonucci, Il Novecento letterario spagnolo, Pisa, ETS, 2004

Assessment methods and criteria

MODE OF FINAL EXAMINATION
The exam is oral in Italian and Spanish. For students attending the lessons a test is programmed during of the course (test and short answer questions ).
The oral test involves reading, translation and commentary of a piece in the program . The student must show that he understands the text and is able to place it in historical context . It is advisable to take the oral examination once you have got a language level B1 .