MAEnglish-Language Fiction of the 20th Century (Semester 1)

Credit points: 6
Contact hours: 60
Type: Seminar Classes

Main Instructor

Igor Maver, PhD, Full Professor


Igor Maver, PhD, Full Professor

Course Description

  • Discussion of various critical approaches of the colonial and post-colonial period in the English-speaking countries.
  • Analysis and interpretation of the selected prose fiction of the 20th century written in English.
  • Presentation of individual seminar papers of students in a seminar with emphasis on the subject-matter as well as on the rhetorical and linguistic component.

Boehmer, Elleke. Colonial & Postcolonial Literature. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1995.
Ashcroft, Bill et al. (eds). The Post-Colonial Studies Reader. London: Routledge, 1995.
Said, Edward. Orientalism. New York: Vintage, 1979 (in vse kasnejše izdaje).

Students will receive a list of works to be discussed in class.