AS Literature



Zeit/Ort n.V.:

  • Di 16:15-17:45, Raum KH 0.023

Voraussetzungen / Organisatorisches

Das Aufbauseminar Literature gehört in folgenden Studiengängen jeweils zu folgenden Modulen:

- BA English and American Studies: Basismodul III Literature
- Lehramt Englisch an Gymnasien: Basismodul III Literature

keine Zulassungsvoraussetzung; empfohlen nach dem Besuch des Grundseminars Literature

Scheinerwerb: Klausur


Building on the Grundseminar Literature, this class will introduce students to basic concepts of literary theory and provide a historical survey over its rise, developments, and controversies. We will discuss various approaches in depth and investigate how they impact our understanding of literature and our reading of primary texts.

Empfohlene Literatur

Please make sure to acquire a copy of F. Scott Fitzgerald's |The Great Gatsby| (Penguin), which you need to have read by the first week of the semester, as well as a copy of Lois Tyson's |Critical Theory Today: A User-Friendly Guide| (Routledge), which we will read and discuss throughout the semester.