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Lectures 2018-19


Lectures will be given in SO.11 on Wednesdays at 12.00 noon. To listen to recorded lectures (if available) please use Lecture Capture panel on Moodle.

Lecture schedule

Autumn Term

Week 1: 3 October: Introduction (Paulo de Medeiros)  

Week 2: 10 October: Goethe, The Sorrows of Young Werther (Michael Hulse)  

Week 3: 17 October: Austen, Emma
 (Rita Dashwood)  

Week 4: 24 October: Flaubert, Madame Bovary (Kate Astbury)   

Week 5: 31 October: Dostoievsky, Crime and Punishment (Pablo Mukherjee)    

Week 6: 7 November Reading Week

Week 7: 14 November: Dostoievsky, Crime and Punishment
 (Graeme Macdonald)   

Week 8: 21 November: Tolstoy, Anna Karenina (Birgit Breidenbach)    

Week 9: 28 November: Zola, Germinal and Tolstoy, Anna Karenina (Graeme Macdonald)  

Week 10: 5 December: Zola, Germinal (Pablo Mukherjee)  

Spring Term

Week 1: 9 January: Hamsun, Hunger (Graeme Macdonald)  

Week 2: 16 January: Kafka, The Trial (Thomas Docherty)  

Week 3: 23 January: Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway (Christina Britzolakis)

Week 4: 30 January: di Lampedusa, The Leopard (Paulo de Medeiros)   

Week 5: 6 February: Lobo Antunes, The Land at the End of the World (Paulo de Medeiros)  

Week 6: 13 February: Reading Week

Week 7: 20 February: Djebar, Algerian White (Paulo de Medeiros) en201-algerian_white-2019.pptx

Week 8: 27 February Sebald, Austerlitz (Paulo de Medeiros)

Week 9: 6 March: Marías, Thus Bad Begins (Paulo de Medeiros) en201_thus_bad_begins.pptx

Week 10: 13 March: Deane, Reading in the Dark (Thomas Docherty)

Summer Term

Week 2: 2 May, 10:00-11:00: Revision Lecture (Graeme Macdonald)

Week 3: 8 May, 14:00-15:00: Revision Lecture (Paulo de Medeiros)