The Dead and the Living

ENGL 0710D S01 [CRN: 15304]

Explores ethical, historical, and personal dilemmas in modernism through the relation between the dead and the living. What claims do the dead have on the living? How do the living shape the lives of the dead? Readings in literature, psychoanalysis, and philosophy, including Henry James, Virginia Woolf, Walter Benjamin, Sigmund Freud, James Joyce, W. G. Sebald, and Julian Barnes. LILE
Term
Fall 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
35
Course Attributes
Liberal Learning
Primary Instructor
Meetings
10:00 am - 11:20 am Mon, Wed - from Sep 3, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Exam Group Code
03 (Dec 20, 2014 9:00am)