ENGD03H3 Topics in Contemporary Literary Theory

A study of selected topics in recent literary theory. Emphasis may be placed on the oeuvre of a particular theorist or on the impact of a given theoretical movement; in either case, the relation of theory to literary critical practice will be considered , as will the claims made by theory across a range of aesthetic and political discourses and in response to real world demands. Recommended for students planning to pursue graduate study in English literature.

Prerequisite: 

2 C-level courses in English.

Recommended Preparation: 
Enrolment Limits: 
22