ITAL 199 FYS: Italy's Literature in Context (3 credits)

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Offered by: Italian Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Italian (Arts) : The purpose of this seminar is to re-visit, problematically, the commonsense notion that literature "reflects" reality (or society). Classics of twentieth-century Italian writing shall be analyzed as the response of that nation's literary imagination to the contradictions of its turbulent political and social history.

Terms: Winter 2011

Instructors: Lucienne Kroha (Winter)

  • Fall
  • Maximum 25
  • Given in English
  • Restriction: Open only to newly admitted students in U0 or U1, who may take only one FYS. Students who register for more than one will be obliged to withdraw from all but one of them.