Units of Study
ICLS offers two Units of Study that can be credited towards degrees in Crosscultural Communication, Creative Writing, English and European Studies.
ICLS6902 - Comparative Studies and Literary Debates
Semester 2, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Yasuko Claremont
Phone: +61 2 9351 4500
This unit will familiarise students with contemporary theoretical and methodological debates in comparative literature and their wider impact on the study of interactions between literature, culture and society. First, it will look at particular perspectives brought by comparatists to broader theoretical debates in literature. Second, it will examine the relationship between comparative literature and translation studies. Third, it will discuss how the emergence of area studies, especially outside the west, has impacted on the development of comparative literary studies.
1x2000wd presentation with submitted essay plan and bibliography in writing (20%), 1x4000wd essay (80%)
Seminar for ICLS6902
|Class||Comparative Studies and Literary Debates|
|Session||Semester 2 2011|
|Location||Teachers College Tutorial Room 331 A22|
|Convenor||Dr Yasuko Claremont|
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