608229 Literature: Literary Concepts of Happiness

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608229
Literature: Literary Concepts of Happiness
SE 2
10
weekly
each semester
German

The students are supposed to interpret texts of German literature, taking into account theoretical, social and historical contexts.

The so called Happiness Studies are present in various disciplines  - in philosophy, theology, in the social and life sciences for instance.

The positions of literary theory concerning the topic of luck and happiness will be discussed in this seminar. Moreover literary examples from the 18th century to the present will be analyzed.

Faculty lecture, oral presentations, group work, plenary discussion.

Discussion, presentation, paper.

Corkhill, Alan: Glückskonzeptionen im deutschen Roman von Wielands Agathon bis Goethes Wahlverwandtschaften. St. Ingbert 2003 (= Saarbrücker Beiträge zur Literaturwissenschaft 78).

Tanzer, Ulrike: Fortuna, Idylle, Augenblick. Aspekte des Glücks in der Literatur. Würzburg 2011.

Auf der Suche nach dem Glück. Antworten aus der Wissenschaft. Hrsg. v. Emmanuel J. Bauer und Ulrike Tanzer. Darmstadt 2011.

More detailed information in the seminar.

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03.10.2016
Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2016-10-03
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-10
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-17
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-24
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-31
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-07
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-14
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-21
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-28
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-12-05
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2016-12-12
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-09
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-16
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-23
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-30
13.45 - 15.15 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free