An examination of the claims and assumptions of a range of contemporary critical practices, such as formalism, structuralism, deconstruction, feminism and gender studies, new historicism, psychoanalytic criticism, and cultural and ideological critique. Includes practice in the application of theory to literary texts.
This course may not be repeated for credit.
- Compulsory for English Majors, Minors and Honours students.
- Two half-course equivalents of English and/or Comparative Literature, or consent of the Department.
This course will be offered next in Winter 2018