FIST 285, GRST 231, EAST 340, CCIV 393, COL 339, RUSS 340|
A survey of modern literary, critical and cultural theories. Emphasis on key concepts--language, identity, subjectivity, gender, power, knowledge, cultural institutions and the state; and key figures, such as Marx, Freud, Nietzsche, Saussure, Barthes, Gramsci, Benjamin, Althusser, Foucault, Lacan, and Jameson.
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|Course Format: Lecture/Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS)(CEAS-Lit&Cult)(COL)(CSCT)(ENGL)(ENGL-Literature)(FRST-MN)(FRST)(GRST-MN)(GRST)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Coursepack plus 1-2 paperbacks.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Several short papers - total of 15 pages.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course meets the English Department's Theory requirement. It is also given credit by a variety of departments and programs. COL majors may take this course on a pass-fail basis.
|Instructor(s): Tölölyan,Khachig Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK210; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 40||SR major: 15||JR major: 22|| || |
|Seats Available: -13||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 1||JR non-major: 2||SO: X||FR: X|
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