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123224 SE Literary Seminar / BA-Arbeit / MA American/North American Lit./Studies (2020W)

Chromographies: Racial Fictions in Theory and Literature

11.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 18 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

online course on Big Blue Button
each session 12:00 to 14:00
course starts on October 16

Friday 09.10. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 16.10. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 23.10. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 30.10. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 06.11. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 13.11. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 20.11. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 27.11. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 04.12. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 11.12. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 18.12. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 08.01. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 15.01. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 22.01. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital
Friday 29.01. 12:15 - 13:45 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

- study and discussion of chromographies and racial fictions in theoretical and literary works
- critical contextualization in history of scientific racism
- approaches and methods from critical race theory, cultural theory and philosophy, postcolonialism

Assessment and permitted materials

presentation, 15 minutes, with handout 30%
final critical research paper: MA seminar paper 6500-8000 words, BA paper 8000-10000 words, due March 31 70%

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

each requirement has to be fulfilled with 60% or grade 4 minimum for a pass
- attendance and participation
- paper proposal during last third of term
- (online) meeting with instructor to discuss paper proposal towards end of term/in last week of term

Examination topics

Reading list

to be announced with syllabus on course moodle

Association in the course directory

Studium: UF 344, BA 612, MA 844; MA 844(2)
Code/Modul: UF 4.2.4-322, BA10.2, MA5, MA7; MA 4.1, 4.2
Lehrinhalt: 12-0375

Last modified: Mo 05.10.2020 10:09