Introduction to the major twentieth-century theories of literature, including such approaches as formalism and structuralism, hermeneutics, reception theory, feminist theory, psychoanalytic approaches, post-structuralism and new historicism. Study of important theoretical texts as well as literary works from a variety of language traditions, exploring the ways in which theory informs possibilities of interpretation.
Also listed as: Also listed as English 250.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Spring 2014||Block 8||Introduction to Literary Theory||Cossitt Hall 101A||25/15||08/01/2014|
|Spring 2015||Block 8||Introduction to Literary Theory||TBA||25/18||07/31/2014|