Rethinking 19th Century American Literature, 7.5 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Autumn 2022, 50%, Campus
Start date: 29 August 2022
End date: 30 October 2022
Application deadline: 19 April 2022
Application code: UU-55030 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.
Registration: 1 August 2022 – 28 August 2022
Entry requirements: 120 credits. English A1, B1 and C1, or 90 credits in a language subject or in literary studies.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,500
Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500
About the course
This course offers forceful strategies for engaging with nineteenth-century American literature. Drawing on cutting-edge approaches and paradigms, it addresses the socio-political transformations of the nineteenth-century United States through the lens of representative literary texts. The course explore how this body of literature reflects on contending definitions of race, gender, empire, the emotions, and nationality.
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