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CMLT0101B-S13

Intro to World Literature

Introduction to World Literature
This course is an introduction to the critical analysis of imaginative literature of the world, the dissemination of themes and myths, and the role of translation as the medium for reaching different cultures. Through the careful reading of selected classic texts from a range of Western and non-Western cultures, students will deepen their understanding and appreciation of the particular texts under consideration, while developing a critical vocabulary with which to discuss and write about these texts, both as unique artistic achievements of individual and empathetic imagination and as works affected by, but also transcending their historical periods. 3 hrs. lect./disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
21825

Course

CMLT0101

All Sections in Spring 2013

Spring 2013

CMLT0101A-S13 Lecture (Berg)
CMLT0101B-S13 Lecture (Handler-Spitz)
CMLT0101C-S13 Lecture (Wells)
CMLT0101Z-S13 Discussion (Berg, Handler-Spitz, Wells)