We study what it means for a native speaker to know and use a language: ENGor equivalent. Literary Theory and Research Methods Units: Develop resume and portfolio. May be repeated for credit, provided that second and succeeding courses cover substantially different genres.
Practice in grant proposal writing and research. Focuses on examining the foodways of various cultures, that is, how food expresses one's racial, economic, religious, and political positions.
Despite occasional murmurs to the contrary, the notion that these functions are unique to English literature still persists in modern curricular pronouncements, with a consequent blurring of the distinction between "English literature" and "English studies"--a blurring that Richard Poirier noted as a by now more general characteristic of contemporary culture.
Practical criticism; techniques in the art of reading literature and writing about it in a series of short papers. While the British West Indies is my primary area of focus, I am interested in how these islands were linked to worlds beyond the boundaries of the British Empire. Offers an advanced historical approach to the study of literature in a single period.
It leaves aside many questions apart from those concerning the effects of literary instruction on individual Indians and the readings that educated Indians gave to the English texts they were taught ENG or consent of the instructor.
This course explores the literature and culture from one or more global Asian diasporas, with particular emphasis on cultures of East Asian origin. Did they have magical powers? A vital if subtle connection exists between a discourse in which those who are to be educated are represented as morally and intellectually deficient and the attribution of moral and intellectual values to the literary works they are assigned to read.
Also requires permission of the instructor the thesis director. A course on poetry and poetics, poems and theories, ENGL will look at poetry that explores American answers and a few others to the question what is poetry?
Setting new standards The process of setting new standards requires the development of clear definitions that show what is different about the discipline of English literary studies and what kind of knowledge might be given to those who study it.
This course explores traditions and experiments in Canadian drama through an analysis of Canadian plays, especially those from to the present, in their historical and theatrical contexts.
What was the assurance that a disguised form of authority would be more successful in quelling potential rebellion among the natives than a direct show of force?ENGLISH Seventeenth Century English Literature (LEC ) A study of major authors (excluding Milton) of prose and poetry in England from to Special attention will be paid to John Donne and the metaphysical poets, to Ben Jonson and the Cavalier poets, and to major prose writers such as Francis Bacon, Sir Thomas Browne, and others.
English Language and Literature» An introduction to the English language in its earliest form and to English prose in pre-Conquest England, examining Old English prose style, its principal practitioners, and their world view. More information coming soon.
American Literature in a Global Context. Discuss the priviledged position of English in the 20 context of translation of literary texts.
6. Examine the formation of English Literature as a 20 discipline in the context of England and that of colonial India. 7. Write a short essay on the links between In part, the Australian University Heads of English group was formed to restore a sense of unity and direction to the discipline.
The formation of this group is consistent with global moves to defend particular disciplines, and indeed the humanities more broadly, in a quickly-changing higher education environment.
Discuss the priviledged position of English in the 20 context of translation of literary texts. 6. Examine the formation of English Literature as a 20 discipline in the context of England and that of colonial India. 7. Write a short essay on the links between Excerpts from the Introduction to Masks of Conquest: Literary Study and British Rule in India (), by Gauri Viswanathan This text is part of the History of English Studies Page.Download