VO Literatures in English - Race in English Literature

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1. Course Information

1.1. 123210 VO Literatures in English - Race in English Literature 5,0 ECTS credits

1.2. Prof. Margarete Rubik

1.2.1. Office hours

1.2.2. [email protected]

1.2.3. Office hours

1.3. When & Where

1.3.1. Mon 13.00-14.30

1.3.2. Lecture Hall D, Unicampus

1.4. Grading System

1.4.1. Assessment will be on the basis of a written final test. Students are expected to study all the texts on the reading list.

1.5. Online Resources

1.5.1. E-learning on Moodle

1.5.2. Student forum

2. Reading List

2.1. W. Shakespeare: Othello

2.2. A. Behn: Oroonoko

2.3. H. Beecher-Stowe: Uncle Tom's Cabin

2.4. H. Rider-Haggard: King Solomon's Mines

2.5. J. Conrad: Heart of Darkness

2.6. A reader with brief excerpts from various texts can be downloaded & printed out

3. Exam

3.1. When

3.1.1. 1st Sitting

3.1.1.1. 28th January 2015 Mon 13.00-14.30

3.1.2. 2nd Sitting

3.1.2.1. 01st March 2015 Mon 12.00-13.30

3.1.3. 3rd Sitting

3.1.3.1. 20th April 2015 Mon 15.00-16.30

3.2. Where

3.2.1. Lecture Hall A, Main University building

3.3. Don't forget to...

3.3.1. Sign up via online platform until 16th January

3.3.2. Bring student ID

3.3.3. Bring two black pens

3.4. Form

3.4.1. Multiple choice

4. Course Topics

4.1. Week 1

4.1.1. Introduction to race in English literature

4.2. Week 2

4.2.1. Racial stereotypes in Shakespeare's Othello

4.3. Week 3

4.3.1. The White Mistress and the Black Slave

4.4. Week 4

4.4.1. The colonization scheme in Uncle Tom's Cabin

4.5. Week 5

4.5.1. Race in poetry

4.6. Week 6

4.6.1. Race in poetry II

4.7. Week 7

4.7.1. Race in literature of the 21st century