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Critical Approaches

Faculté de gestion: Faculté des lettres

Responsable(s): Benjamin Pickford, Boris Vejdovsky

Période de validité: 2017 ->

Horaires du cours (Hebdomadaire)

Date Lieu Remarque Thématique Intervenant(s)
2019/2020 : Jeudi 14:15-16:00 (Hebdomadaire) Anthropole/2055     Benjamin Pickford, Boris Vejdovsky

Séminaire

Semestre d'automne
2 heures par semaine
28 heures par semestre
Hebdomadaire
Langue(s) d'enseignement: anglais
Public: Oui
Crédits: 5.00
Polycopiés: Oui

Contenu

This is a survey class introducing students to the principal movements and schools of literary and critical theory. Topics covered include Formalism, Structuralism, Psychoanalytic Criticism, Marxism, New Historicism, Feminism and Gender Studies, Queer Theory, Postcolonial Theory, and Ecocriticism. This course is designed to expose students to the main terms and issues of twentieth- and twenty-first-century literary and cultural theory. Each session is split between an introductory lecture and a group discussion.

Evaluation

Two take-home written assignments in the form of multiple essay questions.

Bibliographie

Please note that we are using a new textbook for the Autumn 2019 course:

Vincent B. Leitch et al, The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism. 3rd Edition. 2017. ISBN: 9780393602951

All course readings will be drawn from this text and you will need to acquire a copy. Earlier editions may contain most readings, but only the 3rd edition is guaranteed to contain all readings.

Basta! will have 50 copies in stock from early September at 64.90CHF a copy - approximately half what the book usually costs online.

Exigences du cursus d'études

C1 / BA

Informations supplémentaires

www.unil.ch/angl

UtilisationCode facultéStatutCrédits
Maîtrise universitaire, Anglais (2015 ->) ›› Approches critiques - MA-ANG-10Obligatoire5.00
Maîtrise universitaire, Programme à options (2006 ->) ›› A - Introduction aux approches critiques - MA/12-OF 04 AObligatoire
Maîtrise universitaire, Programme à options (2006 ->) ›› E - Introduction aux approches critiques - MA/12-OF 01 EOptionnel
Maîtrise universitaire, Programme à options (2006 ->) ›› E - Introduction aux approches critiques - MA/12-OF 02 EOptionnel
Maîtrise universitaire, Programme à options (2006 ->) ›› E - Introduction aux approches critiques - MA/12-OF 03 EOptionnel
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