World Literature in TheorySeptember 12, 2019 – 06:04 am

World Literature in Theory

In Theory: Classes, Nations, Literatures , and: The Rhetoric of English India (review) In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Aijaz Ahmad s spirited and faintly reproachful rejoinder to Fredric Jameson s Third World Literature in the Era of Multinational Capital in the pages of Social Text has become an important document in the canon of cultural theory. Their exchange raised fundamental questions regarding the production… A successful argument created in your critical paper is a guarantee to succeed with essay

World Literature IB examplesAugust 3, 2019 – 05:53 am

World Literature IB examples

Before you write written tasks, you should look at the assessment criteria. This way you know what the examiner is looking for. The best way to become familiar with the criteria is to use them regularly. For each written task that is entered into the portfolio, there should be some form of self assessment, peer assessment and teacher assessment. Remember: Teachers are not allowed to edit or annotate students written tasks. This does not mean that…

World Literature In MusicJuly 14, 2019 – 05:50 am

World Literature In Music

Photo by Somak Sarkar. West Bengali singer-songwriter-politician Kabir Suman. Go look up “Bangladesh” in the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. Hmm. There is an entry for “Bengali music, ” but not one specifically for Bangladesh. Try the Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World . There at least you will find an entry titled “Bangladesh and West Bengal (India).” Despite something of a classificatory discrepancy here—what other…

World Literature ResourcesMay 2, 2019 – 09:12 am

World Literature Resources

Featured resources Newly Updated! Gale World Literature e-book collection A collection of many reference works relevant to World Literature, including: Gale Literary and Critical Databases Combined Includes both the Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online and 6 of the Gale Literary Criticism series. The Dictionary of Literary Biography provides access to all volumes of this award winning series. Featuring comprehensive literary biographies…

World Literature authors listJanuary 22, 2019 – 08:41 am

World Literature authors list

Kenzaburo Oe Oe received the 1994 Nobel Prize in Literature (see WLT, Winter 2002, 4–51). His most recent work in English is The Changeling (2010). Haruki Murakami After Oe, Murakami is Japan’s most famous living author and a two-time nominee for the Neustadt International Prize for Literature. His most recent work in English is IQ84 (2011). Hisashi Inoue Inoue (1934-2010) was a leading Japanese playwright and writer of comic fiction. He served as…

World Literature projectsNovember 8, 2018 – 12:11 pm

World Literature projects

Why World Literature? We live in an increasingly global world. We’re connected by phone, Internet, snail mail, newspapers, magazines, television. Technology has enabled me to ‘meet’ many fellow book enthusiasts from all parts of the world, sharing our love of literature through blogs, Library Thing and GoodReads. I’ve read hundreds of books in my lifetime and yet I feel my reading has been somewhat limited. I know little about the literature of South…

World Literature Syllabus CollegeOctober 19, 2018 – 12:10 pm

World Literature Syllabus College

UPDATE: Professor Goldfarb has since gotten in touch with us to let us know that Auden s course was indeed taught over the course of a single semeste r. Hey, kids, think you ve got it tough? Poet W. H. Auden was a professor at the University of Michigan during the 1941-42 academic year, teaching Fate and the Individual in European Literature. His syllabus required over 6, pages of reading including Dante s The Divine Comedy,Dostoevsky s The Brother…