|Effective: Summer 2014|
|ENGL 47B||WORLD LITERATURE II||5 Unit(s)|
|Prerequisites: Prerequisite: One of the following: ENGL 1A, 1AH, 1S & 1T or ESLL 26.|
|Grade Type: Letter Grade Only|
|FHGE: Non-GE Transferable: CSU/UC|
|5 hours lecture. (60 hours total per quarter)|
|Student Learning Outcomes -|
|A comparative study of selected works, in translation and in English, of literature from around the world, including Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and other areas, from the seventeenth century to the present. A cross-cultural examination of global literatures within broader historical, cultural, political, and social frameworks, including the contexts of class, race and ethnicity, gender, religion, and aesthetics.|
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|The student will be able to: |
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|Sample Anthologies: |
Damrosch, David et al. The Longman Anthology of World Literature. 2nd. ed. Volumes D, E, and F. London: Longman, 2008.
Davis, Paul et al. The Bedford Anthology of World Literature. 1st ed. Volumes 4, 5, and 6. Boston: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2010.
D'haen, Theo, Cesar Dominguez, and Mads Rosendahl Thomsen. World Literature: A Reader. London: Routledge, 2012.
Halpern, Daniel. The Art of the Story. New York, Penguin, 2000.
Puchner, Martin et al. The Norton Anthology of World Literature. 3rd ed. Volumes D, E, F). New York: Norton, 2012.
Sample Single Author Texts:
Achebe, Chinua. Things Fall Apart. Anchor Books, 1994.
Allende, Isabel. The House of the Spirits: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982.
Coetzee, J.M. Waiting for the Barbarians: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books, 1982.
Dinesen, Isak. Out of Africa. New York: Random House, 1992. 1937.
Eliot, George. Middlemarch. Hertfordshire: Wordsworth Editions Limited, 1994. 1874.
Equiano, Olaudah. The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano. Simon and Brown, 2013.
Ghalib: The Indian Beloved. Urdu Odes. Khalid Hameed Shaida, 2010.
Morrison, Toni. Beloved. New York, Random House. 2006. 1987.
Heaney, Seamus. Opened Ground: Selected Poems, 1966-1996. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999.
Hulme, Keri. The Bone People: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books, 2010. 1984.
Joyce, James. Dubliners. A Norton Critical Edition. W.W. Norton and Company, 2006. 1914.
Marquez, Gabriel Garcia. One Hundred Years of Solitude.
Murakami, Haruki. The Wild Sheep Chase. Trans. Alfred Birnbaum. New York: Vintage-Random, 2002.
Rabindranath Tagore. Stories from Tagore. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011.
Rushdie, Salman. Midnight's Children: A Novel. New York: Random House, 2006. 1981.
Saramago, Jose. All The Names. Trans. Margaret Jull Costa. Orlando: Harvest-Harcourt, 1999.
Shalev, Meir. A Pigeon and a Boy. New York: Schocken-Random, 2007.
Swift, Jonathan. Gulliver's Travels.
Yeats, William Butler. Yeats's Poetry, Drama, and Prose. Norton Critical Editions. Ed. James Pethica. W.W. Norton and Company, 2000.
Gardner, Janet E. Reading and Writing about Literature: a Portable Guide. 3rd ed. Boston: Bedford/St. Martins, 2013.
Griffith, Kelley. Writing Essays about Literature. 9th ed. Boston: Cengage, 2013.
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|Not applicable. |
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