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Romance Studies 201: Questions of Theory – Fall 2014

Romance Studies 201. Questions of Theory

Catalog Number: 0934
Jeffrey Schnapp and John T. Hamilton
Primarily for Graduates
Half course
(fall term).
F., 1-3 pm
Exam Group: 1
Location: Boylston Hall 335

The seminar is built around a sequence of fundamental questions regarding the literary disciplines, their history and epistemology. Discussions are instigated by readings in philology, stylistics, the history of ideas, semiotics, structuralism, psychoanalysis, post-structuralism, film theory, genetic criticism, literary sociology, cultural studies, and digital humanities.

Note: Conducted in English. Required of all graduate students in Romance Languages and Literatures.