608256 PS Contemporary German Literature II

summer semester 2018 | Last update: 21.11.2018 Place course on memo list
608256
PS Contemporary German Literature II
PS 2
5
Block
each semester
German

Students will be able to identify literary- and cultural-historical contexts on the basis of representative authors, works and genres; they will be able to describe processes of canonization and reception; they will be able to describe the interaction between social, literary- and cultural-historical developments; they will develop the ability to interpret literary texts independently and in line with academic norms.

The course is dedicated to the analysis of selected literary, journalistic and essayistic texts by Stefan Zweig and Joseph Roth - especially with regard to the literary and socio-historical aspects. The focus will be on the two authors' various literary reactions to their conflict-laden times; furthemore the relationship and mutual influence between Roth and Zweig will be discussed in detail. 

Introductory presentation, group work, short presentations, classroom discussions 

Short presentations, knowledge of the texts, participation, term paper (10-12 pages)

See German description

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23.03.2018
Group 0
Date Time Location
Fri 2018-03-23
08.30 - 12.00 Mehrzweckraum Mehrzweckraum Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2018-06-18
17.15 - 20.30 40935 SR 40935 SR Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Tue 2018-06-19
17.15 - 20.30 40832 SR 40832 SR Barrier-free
Wed 2018-06-20
17.15 - 20.30 40901 SR 40901 SR Barrier-free
Thu 2018-06-21
17.15 - 20.30 40935 SR 40935 SR Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Fri 2018-06-22
12.00 - 15.15 40832 SR 40832 SR Barrier-free
Sat 2018-06-23
08.30 - 12.00 40935 SR 40935 SR Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired