ENGL-201 – Sea Changes: A History of English Literature
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||40 100-level ENGL pts|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
An exploration of the history of literature(s) in English, from the Anglo-Saxons to contemporary Aotearoa/New Zealand. It is built around case studies of a series of major texts in their changing historical and cultural contexts, the texts being linked by the shared motif of voyages by sea. 60% internal assessment, 40% examination.
Please note: This information is accurate for the 2014 academic year. Please refer to Course Catalogue for 2013 information.
Hamish Clayton, Wulf (Penguin);
Robert Sullivan, Star Waka (AUP);
TS Eliot, ed Helen Vendler, The Waste Land (Signet Classicsm);
Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre (Oxford Classics or Penguin);
Jonathan Swift, Gulliver's Travels (Oxford World Classics);
William Shakespeare, ed Stephen Orgel, The Tempest (Oxford Classics);
Geoffrey Chaucer, ed Peter Mack and others, The Nun's Priest's Tale (Oxford Student Edition).
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
1 hour per week tba.
Trimester 1 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||19795||3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014||Mon||1200 - 1250||Student Union [Kelburn]||MT228||Anna Jackson*||3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014||Tue, Wed||1200 - 1250||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT101||5 May – 8 Jun 2014||Mon||1200 - 1250||Student Union [Kelburn]||MT228||5 May – 8 Jun 2014||Tue, Wed||1200 - 1250||Maclaurin [Kelburn]||LT101|
Course Outline Information
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