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Global Literature and Times of Perpetual War - ENGL3709

Year - 2019

This unit explores how literary and cultural works address the state of perpetual war of the historical present. Focusing on Third World decolonisation contexts, we will consider how writers and artists interrogate the gender, racial, and national ideologies that fuel violence, and how literary, cultural analysis contributes towards understanding the global, unevenly distributed effects of war.

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr seminar/week

Participation (15%), 1x3000wd Research Project (55%), 3x500wd Reader Responses (30%)


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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