ENGL-201 – Sea Changes: A History of English Literature
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||20 pts from ENGL 100-199, 20 further 100- level pts from ENGL, FILM, MDIA or THEA|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
A survey 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.
ENGL 201 Student Notes;
Hamish Clayton, Wulf (Penguin);
Robert Sullivan, Star Waka (AUP);
Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse (Penguin Classics or Oxford World Classics);
TS Eliot, ed Helen Vendler, The Waste Land (Signet Classicsm, 1998);
Emily Bronte, Wuthering Heights (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 2013
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||19795||4 Mar – 9 Jun 2013||Mon, Tue, Wed||1100 - 1150||Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]||LT206||Geoff Miles*|
Course Outline Information
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