611353 VU/2 VU Spanish Literature from an Interdisciplinary and/or Intermedia Perspective

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611353
VU Spanish Literature from an Interdisciplinary and/or Intermedia Perspective
VU 2
5
weekly
annually
German

Historical, cultural and ideological contexts of Spanish theatre during the Francoist era; knowlege of important authors and works.

The course is dedicated to the Spanish theatre of the Francoist era (1939-75) and focusses those authors who took a critical perspective on the regime and who tries to articulate alternative views on the cultural, social and political issues of these decades. We will comment the historical, political and institutional contexts and analyse in detail a number of literary works by authors auch as Antonio Buero Vallejo and Alfonso Sastre.  

Lecture; discussions and analyses.

Course readings; participation in the discussions; written exam at the end of the term.

Course readings:

Antonio Buero Vallejo, "Historia de una escalera"

Alfonso Sastre, "Escuadra hacia la muerte"

Alfonso Sastre, "La mordaza"

Lauro Olmo, "La camisa"

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Date Time Location
Tue 2018-06-05
12.00 - 18.00 40506 SR 40506 SR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-06-12
12.00 - 18.00 Container 2 Container 2
Tue 2018-06-19
12.00 - 18.00 4U102b 4U102b Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired