Courses
2017 . First Semester
     
  Anglo-American Literature and the Monster


Schedule

Mar 14 In the beginning Theoretical points; Enuma Elish & the Bible
21 The Middle Ages City of God (Augustine); On the Generation of Animals (Aristotle); Beowulf (Heaney)
28 The Elizabethan Period “Of Cannibals”; "Of a Monstrous Child" (Montaigne); The Tempest (Shakespeare)
Apr 4 The 17th Century Paradise Lost (Milton); Novum Organum (Bacon)
11 The 18th Century Gulliver's Travel (Swift) – paper due
18 Romanticism Frankenstein (Shelley); Philosophical Inquiry into … the Sublime (Burke)
25 The Victorian Era Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Stevenson); Primitive Culture (Tylor) – Paper due
May 2   Reading week
9   Dracula (Stoker)
16 The 20th Century I Am Legend (Matheson)
23   Reading week
30   Grendel (Gardner) – Paper due
June 6   Reading week
13   Geek Love (Dunn); "Tyranny of the Normal" (Fiedler); x (Shildrick)
20   Draft Presentation

Updated 10-mar-17


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