Studying English Literature: A Short Course at the University of Chester (All sessions)

Studying English Literature: A Short Course at the University of Chester (All sessions)

£130.00

Studying English Literature: A Short Course at the University of Chester
18th July-22nd August 2018

University of Chester - VICARAGE Building (CVC101)

You can book for the whole course or for individual sessions. The cost of the course is £130.00 for twelve sessions and individual sessions cost £15.00 each

Studying English Literature is an introductory course which covers six weeks between 18th July and 22nd August 2018. Taught by experts in the subject and based in the Vicarage, Parkgate Road Campus, participants will be taught in two classes on Wednesdays. You will explore literature from the 18th century to the present day, and the discussions will cover a range novels, poetry and short stories.

18th July
Seminar 1: 11.00-1.00 Naomi Walker: A Room with a View, E. M. Forster 
Seminar 2: 2.00-4.00  Lucy Andrew: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J. K. Rowling

25th July 
Seminar 3: 11.00-1.00 Brendan Mitchell:  Irish Literature    W. B. Yeats and Patrick Kavanagh (Photocopies provided)
Seminar 4: 2.00-4.00  Brendan Mitchell: Irish Literature    Revival Literature   (Photocopies provided)

1st August 
Seminar 5: 11.00-1.00 Sarah Martin: Sherlock Holmes and Psychogeography (Photocopies provided) 
Seminar 6: 2.00-4.00  Sarah Martin: Golden Age Detective Fiction (Photocopies provided)

8th August 
Seminar 7: 11.00-1.00 Jen Davies: Persuasion, Jane Austen 
Seminar 8: 2.00-4.00  Jen Davies: The Magic Toyshop, Angela Carter

15th August 
Seminar 9: 11.00-1.00 Lucy Johnson: Mary Shelley/Percy Shelley (Photocopies provided) 
Seminar 10: 2.00-4.00 Lucy Johnson: Emily Dickinson (Photocopies provided)

22nd August 
Seminar 11: 11.00-1.00 Deborah Wynne: Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier
Seminar 12: 2.00-4.00  Eileen Pollard: NW, Zadie Smith

For further information, please contact the course leader, Dr Eileen Pollard: e.pollard@chester.ac.uk

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