||DEPARTAMENTO DE FILOLOGÍA
Literatura Norteamericana: Realismo Social
y Generación Beat
1. Modern American Literature: An Appreciation.
This course will take substantial account of the socio-cultural context
in the U.S. during the 20th century, and its impact on literature. It will
focus on a wide-ranging variety of literary texts to explore methods of
writing and interpreting modern and contemporary American society. Also
an emphasis on the interrelation of language, social context, and thought.
Lectures will set the appropriate context in socio-cultural and literary
histories. Along with it discussions intended to develop the student’s
ability to read, understand and evaluate the proposed texts. For additional
information on grades, competence achievement, and methododogy,
Supplemenatry note: students should check the English Department’s
“Announcement for Lectures” for a list of lectures given by visiting scholars
concerning this field of study.