Compulsory Module 12: Advanced: American Literary Studies (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: positive completion of compulsory module 10
Learning Outcome: Overview of the development of North American literature from the beginnings to the present; familiarity with various literary genres and major works; insights into the development of American literature, including intellectual, social and political aspects, with special attention to ethnic literature; treatment of selected works and themes of American literature.
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VO American Literature and Culture: Survey of American Literature after 1900 (VO / 2h / 7,5 ECTS-AP)
Sascha Nico Stefan Pöhlmann
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PS American Literature: Ralph Ellison and Black Intellectual History (PS / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Michael Joseph Docherty
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PS American Literature: American Romanticism (PS / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Sascha Nico Stefan Pöhlmann
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PS American Literature: Rewriting the Opioid Crisis (PS / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Johannes Walter Vith
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