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Love and Desire in Early Modern England - ENGL3708

Year - 2019

In this unit, we learn, and discuss, the languages used to investigate love and desire in early modernity. We explore works, including drama and poetry, by Shakespeare and his contemporaries, discovering the relationships that they make between emotion, reason, language, politics and sexuality.

1x2hr seminar/week

1x2000wd Take-Home Paper (35%), 1x2500wd Essay (40%), 1x1500wd Reading and Analysis (25%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in English or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Australian Literature


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: English
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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