Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ENGL6967 - Literary Theory and Critical Practice

Summer Main, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Assoc Prof Will Christie

Description

While concentrating on recent developments in literary theory and critical practice -psychoanalysis, hermeneutics, feminism, poststructuralism (deconstruction), New Historicism, postcolonialism, and cultural studies - this unit also considers these developments in the context of the much older humanist traditions (from Aristotle to F R Leavis) that they challenge and seek to revise.

Assessments

1x4000wd essay (100%)

Textbooks

The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

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