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120114 VO Literatures in English - Ringvorlesung (2009W)

Areas of Research

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

Für UF Englisch nur als Freies Wahlfach anrechenbar!
Diese LVA gilt für die Masterstudien Englisch nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Details

max. 80 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 14.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Besprechungsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3E-O2-07
Wednesday 21.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 28.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 04.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 11.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 18.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 25.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 02.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 09.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 16.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 13.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Wednesday 20.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Helene-Richter-Saal UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Presentation of research profile of the Department.
Mengel: 'Weltbühne Wien': The Reception of Anglophone Plays on Viennese Stages of the 20th Century; The Contemporary South African Novel: Trauma, Memory, and Narrative
Müller-Zettelmann: Suspense in Literature and Film; Vampires in Text and Image
Reichl: Literature for Children and Young Adults: Children of Colour; The Poetics and Politics of Time in Contemporary British and American Fiction
Weiss: 19th and 20th Century Drama and Theatre: Genres and the Theatrical Landscape; Narratology and the Contemporary Novel
Wöhrer: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literary Interpretation: Theory and Practice
Zacharasiewicz: The Transatlantic Cultural Exchange between the American South and Continental Europe: Transatlantic Affinities in Literature and Music; Ethnic Autobiographies and the Literary Scene in Canada

Assessment and permitted materials

Final written test.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Survey of research of scholars in Anglophone literatures; introduce students to fields of interest (represented in the curriculum by alternative module groups); offer students a selection of potential topics for M.A. theses.

Examination topics

Lecture course, discussion.

Reading list

10 theoretical texts (essays or chapters from books), 5 novels, 5 plays/films.
Details to be announced.

Association in the course directory

Diplom 343, UF 344, MA 812, MA 844

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