610017 VO American Literature and Culture: Survey of American Literature

winter semester 2019/2020 | Last update: 17.07.2019 Place course on memo list
610017
VO American Literature and Culture: Survey of American Literature
VO 2
5
weekly
each semester
English
The lecture intends to give a broad survey of the development of American literature with an emphasis on major authors and their works.

The lecture is meant to provide an introduction to the development of American literature, starting with its beginnings in the colonial period and moving up to the present time. It will look at how and when the various literary genres began to develop and will discuss in more detail individual authors and their main works in their cultural and historical contexts. The lecture is combined with a required reading list.

Lecture
Oral

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

for the Bachelor Program (612): positive completion of compulsory module 10
for the Bachelor Program Lehramt (457): positive completion of compulsory module 13

not applicable

Due to substantial differences in the allocation of ECTS-Credits in various curricula (teacher training program - BA/MA English and American Studies), the requirements for this course vary. Information will be provided by the instructor at the beginning of the course. 

01.10.2019
Group 0
Date Time Location
Tue 2019-10-01
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-10-08
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-10-15
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-10-22
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-10-29
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-11-05
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-11-12
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-11-19
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-11-26
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-12-03
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2019-12-10
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2020-01-07
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2020-01-14
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2020-01-21
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free
Tue 2020-01-28
17.15 - 18.45 Hörsaal 7 Hörsaal 7 Barrier-free