German literature and culture 1 [Cognomi A-L] (2016/2017)

Course code
4S002904
Name of lecturer
Peter Erwin Kofler
Coordinator
Peter Erwin Kofler
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-LIN/13 - GERMAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II SEMESTRE dal Feb 27, 2017 al Jun 10, 2017.

Lesson timetable

II SEMESTRE
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:10 PM - 4:50 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.5  
Friday 3:10 PM - 4:50 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.6  

Learning outcomes

The course aims at introducing German literature and culture of the 20th century, by mjeans of the analysis of some of the most important works in lyrics, theatre and prose.

Syllabus

Bibliography
- Th. Mann, Der Tod in Venedig, Frankfurt am Main, Fischer, 1992.
- Franz Kafka, Die Verwandlung, Stuttgart, Reclam, 2013. Reclam XL – Text und Kontext.
- H. v. Hofmannsthal, Der Schwierige, Frankfurt am Main, Fischer, 1994.
- A. Schnitzler, Fräulein Else, Stuttgart, Reclam, 2001.
- B. Brecht, Die Dreigroschenoper, Frankfurt am Main, Suhrkamp, 2009.
- P. Weiss, Die Ermittlung, Frankfurt am Main, Suhrkamp, 2010.
- Anton Reininger, La letteratura tedesca dal Settecento ai nostri giorni, Torino, Rosenberg & Sellier, 2005.
- Una scelta di poesie sarà messa a disposizione in forma di fotocopie.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Hugo von Hofmannsthal Der Schwierige 1994
Thomas Mann Der Tod in Venedig 1992
Bertolt Brecht Die Dreigroschenoper 2009
Peter Weiss Die Ermittlung 2010
Arthur Schnitzler Fräulein Else 2001

Assessment methods and criteria

The oral examination can be carried out in both German and Italian.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017