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Twentieth-century Literature in English 1

Course Code :1123FLWTLE
Study domain:Literature
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Dirk Van Hulle
Olga Beloborodova
Pim Verhulst
Emma-Louise Silva
Lauren Ottaviani

3. Course contents *

Week 1     September 21: No class (Orientation day)
Week 2     September 28: Introduction to Modernism + info on writing assignment (literature review of Conrad/Joyce/Woolf)
Week 3     October 5: Introduction to Modernism (cont.) + Katherine Mansfield, 'The Garden Party'
Week 4     October 12: Infosession on writing assignment
Week 5     October 19: Joseph Conrad, 'Outpost of Progress'; Heart of Darkness
Week 6     October 26: Joseph Conrad Seminar
Week 7     November 2: no class (All Saints)
Week 8     November 9: James Joyce, 'The Dead'; 'Nausicaa'; A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Guest Lecture by Dr. Emma-Louise Silva)
Week 9     November 16: James Joyce Seminar
Week 10   November 23: Virginia Woolf, 'Modern Fiction'; 'The Mark on the Wall'; Mrs. Dalloway
Week 11   November 30: Virginia Woolf Seminar
Week 12   December 7: T.S. Eliot & Ezra Pound, 'The Waste Land'
Week 13   December 14: Samuel Beckett, Endgame + Recap + sample exam questions + deadline writing assignment (literature review)*

*Note: the feedback on the writing assignment (in class) will take place in the first week of Twentieth-century Literature in English 2 (second term). In the meantime, optional individual feedback sessions will be organised during the January exam period.