Units of Study
EUST2605 - Europe: Literature and Dictatorship
Semester 2, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Peter Morgan
Phone: +61 2 9036 5480
Europe: Literature and Dictatorship focuses on aspects of literature, culture, and the public sphere in the twentieth-century socialist states of Central and Eastern Europe. Literature played an important role - both clandestinely and as a public institution - under socialism. However literary texts cannot be separated from wider issues of politics, culture, and society. Hence attention will be paid to the role of the intelligentsias, to censorship, and to problems of dissidence and free expression in authoritarian, closed, and totalitarian societies.
1x500wd assignment (15%), 1x2500wd essay (50%), 1x1-hr exam (20%), class participation (15%)
1x2-hr seminar/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
18 Junior credit points from Part A of the Table of Units of Study
A timetable is not available for this session.
Please refer to the list of Units of Study on the left-hand menu to view the units on offer for the relevant academic year.
The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney