English Culture 2

Course Code :1160FLWTTA
Study domain:Culture
Academic year:2020-2021
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
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 literary representations of different kinds of outsidership (social, sexual, ethnic, romantic, existential,...) in English and American literature. This year's readings include Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, Kate Chopin's The Awakening, Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye, F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things, Toni Morrison's Beloved, and Tommy Orange's There There.