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.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Spring 2016||Block 8||Introduction to Literary Theory||Ammar Naji||Cossitt Hall 101C||25/16||05/01/2016|
|Spring 2017||Block 8||Introduction to Literary Theory||William Davis||TBA||25/17||05/01/2016|