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Course Exam

140201 VO Race, Gender and Sexuality in African Literature (2011S)

Monday 12.09.2011

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Examination topics

Lecture.

Assessment and permitted materials

Argumentative essay, 10-12 pages.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- identify, analyse and understand key theoretical and historical issues in the field of postcolonialism
- understand the operations of race and gender categories in African literature, history and philosophy
- analyse key African literary works in terms of their social and historical context
- apply close reading skills to a variety of literary texts
- reflect critically on the relations between primary texts and relevant secondary texts
- discriminate between ideas and define personal positions and justify them intellectually
- produce well-structured, relevant arguments with an appropriate intellectual framework

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