English Culture 2

Course Code :1160FLWTTA
Study domain:Culture
Academic year:2018-2019
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:Continuity requirement English Culture 2
To enroll the student must have obtained a credit (at least 10/20) for English: Culture and History
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Frank Albers

3. Course contents *

The course examines different kinds of outsidership (social, sexual, ethnic, romantic, existential,...) in some major literary texts of the 20th and 21st century. This year's reading list includes Kate Chopin's The Awakening, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, Toni Morrison's Beloved, J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians, Kevin Powers' The Yellow Birds, ...