Jun 20, 2024  
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LIT 251 - Exile Literature


Instructor
Denham

Study of authors and works of exile literature, including defining and challenging what exile literature is now, based on the definition grounded in the exile of writers from Nazi Germany. Major authors may include James Baldwin, Walter Benjamin, Paul Celan, Aimé Cesire, Eva Hoffman, Else Lasker-Schuler, Anna Seghers, Audre Lorde, Yoko Tawada, Friedrich Torberg, among others. Discussion, readings and weekly response papers to the group, collaborative projects, final research paper.

 

Satisfies a major requirement in CIS - Global Literary Theory

Satisfies a major requirement in German Studies

Satisfies an interdisciplinary minor requirement in Global Literary Theory

Satisfies a minor requirement in German Studies

Satisfies the Justice, Equality, and Community requirement

Prerequisites & Notes
Permission required.