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CS92PROD
Reading Theories
ENGL 295
Fall 2007 not offered
Crosslisting: FIST 285, GRST 231, EAST 340, CCIV 393, COL 339, RUSS 340

In this survey of modern literary, critical, and cultural theories, emphasis is 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, Jameson and US feminism.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CCIV)(CEAS)(CEAS-Lit&Cult)(CLAS)(COL)(CSCT)(ENGL)(ENGL-Literature)(FRST-MN)(FRST)(GRST-MN)(GRST)

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