Introduction to Literary Theory

Introductory examination of significant trends and movements in literary theory including such approaches as formalism and structuralism, post-structuralism, psychoanalytic approaches, theories of gender and sexuality, historical and materialist approaches, posthuman, and digital theories. Study of theoretical texts as well as literary works from a variety of cultural and linguistic traditions, exploring the ways in which theory informs possibilities of interpretation.

1 unit — Davis

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 2 Introduction to Literary Theory Kaushik Ramu Cossitt Hall 110E 25 / 11 05/17/2022
Spring 2023 Block 7 Introduction to Literary Theory William Davis TBA 25 / 25 05/17/2022
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