DEPARTAMENTO DE FILOLOGÍA INGLESA
Y ALEMANA
Literatura Norteamericana: Realismo Social y Generación Beat
Session 2019-2020
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Syllabus

1.Modern American Literature: An Appreciation.
2. Social Perception and Human Nature in Robert Frostís Poetry.
3. Allusive Methods and Dramatic Monologues in T.S. Eliot's Realism
4. Southern Social History in William Faulknerís Fiction.
5. Ernest Hemingway's Textuality and Reality
6. The 1950s Consciousness in Flannery OíConnor
7. Realism, Objectivism, and Visualization
in Marianne Moore.
8. Physical and Social Urges in Theodore Roethke.
9. Black Mountain Poetry and  Robert Creeley.
10. Confessionalism  in the 1950s America and  Sylvia Plath
11.The Beat Generation and  Gary Snyder.
12. New Social American Drama and Tennessee Williams
13. Avant-Pop, Cyberpunk Fiction, and Kathy Acker.
14. Recent American Poetry and  Ron Silliman.

General Bibliography
 
 

 

GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHY

- Bradbury, Malcolm. The Modern American Novel. New York: Viking, 1992.
- Breslin, James E. B. From Modern to Contemporary American Poetry
1945-1965. Chicago: The U of Chicago P, 1984.
- Brito, Manuel. "The Making of Contemporary American Fiction." Revista
Canaria de Estudios Ingleses 39 (Noviembre 1999).
- Brito, Manuel. Means Matter. Bern: Peter Lang, 2011.
- Elliott, Emory. The Columbia History of the American Novel. New York:
Columbia UP, 1991.
- Ford, Boris. The Pelican Guide to English Literature: American Literature.
[vol. 9]   Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1989.
- Nelson, Cary. Repression and Recovery: Modern American Poetry
and the Politics of Cultural Memory,  1910-1945. Madison:
The U of Wisconsin P, 1989.
 
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