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480135 KO Eastern Europe Avantgarde in the first Half of the 20th Century (2017S)

Colloquium on Literatur and Culture

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 48 - Slawistik
Continuous assessment of course work

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Details

max. 25 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Die LV am Donnerstag, dem 23. März entfällt.
Die LV am Donnerstag, dem 6. April entfällt. Sondertermine am 27. April und im Mai /18.30-20.45

Thursday 02.03. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 09.03. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 16.03. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 23.03. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 30.03. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 6 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2P-O1-27
Thursday 27.04. 18:30 - 20:45 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 04.05. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 11.05. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 18.05. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 01.06. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 08.06. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 22.06. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 1 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2R-EG-17
Thursday 29.06. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 6 Slawistik UniCampus Hof 3 2P-O1-27

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Learning outcome:
The aim of the course is to provide information about the phenomenon of Eastern European avant-garde in the whole European context. Relevant is the consideration of their national concern in the sense of the "fertile ground" for theoretical and aesthetic prerequisites for the latest developments of modern art of the first half of the 20th century. It is about the avant-garde literature "in" and "from" Russia / the Soviet Union, Ukraine and Poland. One of the central themes is the "Dialogue of arts". The aim is to show how experimental texts in the context of poetry, painting, stage art and film have emerged in this cultural space. The selected texts are analysed into German translations from Russian, Ukrainian and Polish. The focus is on comparative approaches.
Content:
In introductory lectures, the lecturer will present the specifics of the emergence and development of the Eastern European literary avant-garde. Particular attention will be given to the historical context, especially this of the two World Wars, of revolutions and the establishment of the two totalitarian regimes in this part of Europe with their effects on experimental art. The theoretical background and methodological approaches, the primary literature and the corresponding secondary literature will be explained. The following writers and poets are discussed: Davyd Burljuk, Vladimir Chlebnikov, Geo Škurupij, Julian Spol, Valerian Poliščuk, Mychaj Semenko, Tade-usz Peiper, Debora Vogel. In addition, the work of such prominent artists of Eastern European avant-garde such as Les Kurbas, Alexandra Ekster, Olexandr Bohomazov, Kazimir Malevič, Vasilij Kandinsky, Dziga Vertov as well as their importance for the development of the avant-garde art as a whole will be explained in a greater detail. The topics presented by the lecturer are to be worked out with the students in the form of presentations and discussions.
Method:
Lectures of the teachers, impulses of the students

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral or written examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Testing mode:
In order to be able to complete the course positively, the reports must be held and a written work of 10 pages at the end of the semester is required. In addition, the active participation in the discussions is included in the evaluation.

Examination topics

Will be announced during the course

Reading list

Will be announced during the first two courses

Association in the course directory

M-33, M.4.3, M.5.2

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:47