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Literature in the Modern World

An introduction to literature between the early twentieth century and the 1960s through key texts of English, American, continental European and other literatures and divided into sections on poetry in the modern world, fiction in the modern world, literature about modern war, and writing of the 1950s and 1960s, and postcolonial writing.

Writing Gendar - Claire Westall

13:09 Mon 17 May 2010

Writing Gendar - Claire Westall

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English, Literature

Postcolonial Kenya: Ngugu wa Thiong'o, A grain of Wheat

13:07 Mon 17 May 2010

Postcolonial Kenya: Ngugu wa Thiong'o, A grain of Wheat

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English, Literature

Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness - Norbert Bugeja

13:06 Mon 17 May 2010

Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness - Norbert Bugeja

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English, Literature

Elizabeth Bishop and poetry of the 1950s

13:05 Mon 17 May 2010

Elizabeth Bishop and poetry of the 1950s

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English, Literature

Samuel Beckett - Waiting for Godot

13:04 Mon 17 May 2010

Jonathan Heron discusses Samuel Beckett's - Waiting for Godot

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English, Literature

Primo Levi, If This is a Man (Peter Mack)

13:04 Mon 17 May 2010

Primo Levi, If This is a Man -Peter Mack

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English, Literature

Irene Nemirovsky, Suite Francaise

15:02 Mon 01 Feb 2010

Irene Nemirovsky, Suite Francaise - Jeremy Treglown

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English, Literature, Poetry

George Orwell - Selected Essays

12:22 Tue 26 Jan 2010

George Orwell, Selected Essays - Jeremy Treglown

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English, Literature, Poetry

Writing about Modern War - John Balaban

14:59 Mon 01 Feb 2010

Writing about Modern War - George Ttoouli

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English, Literature, Poetry

Henry Green

11:59 Thu 17 Dec 2009

Henry Green - Graeme McDonald

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English, Literature

Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway

11:59 Thu 17 Dec 2009

Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway - Claire Westall

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English, Literature

Franz Kafka

11:56 Thu 17 Dec 2009

Franz Kafka, Metamorphosis and Other Stories - John Rignall

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English, Literature

James Joyce Portrait of the artist

11:54 Thu 17 Dec 2009

James Joyce , Portrait of the Artist - Andy Webb

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English, Literature, Poetry

Edward Thomas Collected Poems

11:53 Tue 26 Jan 2010

Edward Thomas, Collected Poems - Lecture by Andy Webb. Part of the Literature in the Modern World module.

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English

American Modernist poetry - Graeme Macdonald

14:13 Thu 19 Nov 2009

American Modernist Poetry - Graeme Macdonald lecture focusing on the work of William Carlos Williams. Part of Literature in the Modern World module.

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English

W. Somerset Maugham, of Human Bondage

14:13 Thu 19 Nov 2009

W. Somerset Maugham, of Human Bondage - Lecture by Jeremy Treglown. Part of the Literature in the Modern World module.

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English