English Literature from 1890 until the 1960s
(Az angol irodalom 1890-től az 1960-as évekig) in spring 2015
, Tue 12:00–13:30
seminar, 30 h/term; strong prereq: BBN-ANG-112
description & set texts
This seminar surveys the literature of the British Isles between 1890 and 1960. The final reading list will depend both on the instructor's suggestions and the students' preferences. A fairly proportionate distribution of poetry, prose, and drama will be on the menu, with names ranging from Thomas Hardy to Medbh MacGuckian, from Joseph Conrad to George Orwell, from T. S. Eliot and W. B. Yeats to James Joyce and Samuel Beckett, from Virginia Woolf to Doris Lessing, and from John Millington Synge to Tom Stoppard.
requirements & assessment
strictly regular attendance, conscientious pre-class preparation, short in-class presentation, end-term test, home essay.
final grades will be calculated on the basis of marks received for (1) in-class presentation, (2) in-class test(s), and (3) home paper.