Courses: After Mastery: Trauma, Reconstruction, and the Literary Event (ENGLH364B01)

Spring 2008

Enrollment limited to 15 students.
This course will expose students to recent trauma theory and the segregated traditions of literary history. Thinking about trauma theory before and after Freud, we will look again at authors attempting to bring together (and sometimes keep apart) cultural traditions irrupting into literary form throughout the 19th and early 20th century.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Prerequisites: Two courses in English at the 200 level or permission of instructor

Fulfills: HU III

Location

Haverford, Hall 106

Meeting Times

M 7:30-10:00pm