This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for ENGL 330 in 2015.
ENGL-330 – Postcolonial Literature
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||As for ENGL 307|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
This course considers the impact of British colonial expansion on the development of modern fiction, with a particular focus on novels written in the 20th century. The novels discussed represent a variety of different national literatures and are considered in the contexts of their historical and cultural production. Recent post-colonial debates provide the theoretical framework for discussion. 100% internal assessment.
ENGL 330 Student Notes;
Levy, Andrea. Small Island. Hatchett.
Breeze, Jean Binta. Third-World Girl: Selected Poems. Bloodaxe.
Hwang, Sok-yong. The Guest. Sevens.
Suji Kwock, Kim. Notes from the Divided Country. Lousiana.
Tusiata, Avia. Bloodclot. VUP.
Figiel, Sia. Where We Once Belonged.
Kanafani, Ghassan. Men in the Sun.
Darwish, Mahmoud. Unfortunately, It was Paradise. California.
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
1 hour per week tba.
Trimester 2 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||8620||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Mon, Wed||1100 - 1150||Murphy [Kelburn]||LT220||Dougal McNeill*||7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Mon, Wed||1100 - 1150||Murphy [Kelburn]||LT220|
Course Outline Information
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