Lehrveranstaltungen SoSe 2019
Transkulturelle Studien, M.A.
Modul 5 - Texthermeneutik aus postkolonialer Perspektive
9 Credit Points
|VAK||Titel der Veranstaltung||DozentIn|
|10-M80-2-ExMo1-02||Literatures: How to read a Postcolonial Novel (in englischer Sprache)|
wöchentlich Do 10:15 - 11:45 MZH 1460
In this class we will first learn about approaches and tools to literary analysis before we look at how we read texts specifically from a postcolonial perspective. We will then read and discuss two postcolonial novels: 1. The Caribbean text Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys (here the Norton Critical Edition) and the Nigerian text Oil on Water by Helon Habila. Please purchase and read both texts, they are available at the university bookstore on Universitätsboulevard for 11 € each at the beginning of April. All other texts are provided via StudIP.
Class requirements are regular attendance, in-depth knowledge of reading and viewing material, and active class discussion. Reading the texts and watching the films is mandatory. Please note that prior enrollment through StudIP is mandatory.
|Prof. Dr. Kerstin Knopf|