Checking date: 09/05/2024


Course: 2024/2025

Contemporary literary movements
(13818)
Bachelor in Humanities (Plan: 407 - Estudio: 213)


Coordinating teacher: PEREZ-RASILLA BAYO, EDUARDO

Department assigned to the subject: Humanities: Philosophy, Language, Literature Theory Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
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Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
IT IS ESSENTIAL TO BE FLUENT IN SPOKEN AND WRITTEN SPANISH. NON SPANISH SPEAKING STUDENTS MUST BE IN POSSESSION OF A C1 CERTIFICATE FROM THE CERVANTES INSTITUTE. BASIC LITERARY AND HUMANISTIC TRAINING LITERARY MOVEMENTS, THEORY OF LITERATURE, COMPARATIVE LITERATURE, ETC.
Objectives
The students will learn how to: -Understand the frequent topics of the contemporary literature -Know of the primary trends of the contemporary literature -Analyze a contemporary text -Relate a contemporary text with another piece of art
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
The course has 3 generic axes Unit 1. Crisis of the subject at the begining of the XX century (Schnitzler, Kafka, Joyce, Svevo, Woolf, Unamuno, ...) Unit 2. Social and political compromise. Literature in the middel century XX (Queneau, Perec, Brecht, Calvino, etc.) Unit 3. New literary tendences (End XX-XXI): Coetzee, Ishiguro, Oé, Banville, Gopegui, Liddell, etc.
Learning activities and methodology
Master classes Practical sessions Tutorials
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • Banville, John. Imposturas. Anagrama. 2005
  • Camus, Albert. El primer hombre. Tusquets. 1994
  • Cortázar, Julio. Relatos. Alianza. 2010
  • Gopegui, Belén. Deseo de ser punk. Anagrama. 2009
  • Joyce, James. Dublineses. Akal. 2015
  • Kafka, Franz. La metamorfosis y otros relatos. Cátedra. 2004
  • Moravia, Alberto. La campesina. Mondadori. 2010
  • Natalia Ginzburg. Domingo. El Acantilado.
  • Sara Mesa. La familia. Anagrama. 2022
  • Schitzler, Arthur. La señorita Elsa. Acantilado. 2001
  • Tabucchi, Antonio. Sostiene Pereira. Anagrama. 1995
  • Virginia Woolf. Las olas. Alianza.
  • Weiss, Peter. La indagación. Grijalbo. 1968
  • Ángela Figuera. Ser palabra desnuda. Sabina editorial.

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.


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