Fall 2007 not offered
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.
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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)(HRAD-MN)
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.
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