609172 VO British and/or Postcolonial Literature and Culture: Survey of British Poetry

summer semester 2023 | Last update: 26.11.2023 Place course on memo list
609172
VO British and/or Postcolonial Literature and Culture: Survey of British Poetry
VO 2
7,5
weekly
each semester
English
  • Students will be introduced to the theory and terminology of poetry analysis; they will be able to apply these methods to a wide range of poetic texts from the English Renaissance to the 21st century.
  • Students will be able to describe and discuss the socio-political and cultural background of the selected poems and will be able to situate the texts in their respective context.

  • Students will enhance their ability to perform close readings and to critically discuss relevant research.

This lecture offers a survey of British poetry from the early modern period to the 21st century. It provides an overview of key texts and genres as well as central developments in literary and cultural history. It introduces students to the methods of poetry analysis and focuses on applying these techniques in close readings and discussions of selected poems.

Lecture and discussion in groups

Please prepare the poems before coming to class by working on the assigned study questions.

  •  written exam on the contents of the lecture
  • oral exam on the core reading list

Selected poems for preparation of the sessions will be made available on OLAT.

positive completion of compulsory module 10

 

No equivalent in Teacher Training Programme

06.03.2023
Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2023-03-06
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-03-13
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-03-20
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-03-27
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-04-17
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-04-24
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-05-08
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-05-15
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-05-22
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-06-05
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-06-12
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-06-19
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-06-26
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2023-10-02
17.15 - 18.45 40134 40134 Barrier-free 2. Prüfungstermin
Mon 2023-11-13
17.15 - 18.45 40134 40134 Barrier-free 3. Prüfungstermin