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Lecture List 2022-23

Term 1

03 Oct. Introduction (Mike Niblett) Link opens in a new window

10 Oct. Goethe, Faust Part I (Nick Lawrence) Link opens in a new window

17 Oct. Equiano, Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, African (Mike Niblett) Link opens in a new window

24 Oct. Blake, "Auguries of Innocence"; Shelley, "Ode to the West Wind" and "The Mask of Anarchy"; Pushkin, "The Bronze Horseman" (Emma Mason) Link opens in a new window

31 Nov. Mary Shelley, Frankenstein (Rochelle Sibley) Link opens in a new window

14 Nov. Baudelaire, from "The Painter of Modern Life"; "The Swan," from Fleurs du Mal; "The Eyes of the Poor," "Lost Halo," "Bash the Poor!" from Spleen de Paris; Rimbaud, "The Drunken Boat" (Nick Lawrence)Link opens in a new window

21 Nov. Ibsen, A Doll's House (Matt Franks)ink opens in a new window

28 Nov. Natsume Soseki, Kokoro (Michael Gardiner) Link opens in a new window

05 Dec. Conrad, Heart of Darkness (Caitlin Vandertop) Link opens in a new window

Term 2

09 Jan. 2022. Tagore, The Home and the World (TBC)TLink opens in a new window

16 Jan. Kafka, The Metamorphosis, (Rochelle Sibley)Link opens in a new window

23 Jan. Sylvia Townsend Warner, Lolly Willowes (TBC)SLink opens in a new window

30 Jan. Brecht, Mother Courage and Her Children (Michael Gardiner)Link opens in a new window

06 Feb. Silvina Ocampo, "The Impostor" (Mike Niblett)ink opens in a new window
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20 Feb. C├ęsaire, Notebook of a Return to the Native Land (Mike Niblett)

27 Feb. Lispector, The Hour of the Star (Caitlin Vandertop)Link opens in a new window

06 Mar. Armah, The Beautyful Ones... (Mike Niblett) Link opens in a new window

13 Mar. Cliff, No Telephone to Heaven (Mike Niblett)

Term 3

Weeks 1 - 3: Satrapi, Persepolis; a post-1989 text chosen by your seminar tutor.