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as of 7/2/2022

ENGLISH LITERATURE: KEATS AND PATER
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Italy - University of Bologna - 'Univ. of Bologna'
UC Course SubjectEnglish
Number & Suffix: 177 A
Full UC Title: ENGLISH LITERATURE: KEATS AND PATER 
Transcript Title: KEATS & PATER 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This is a graduate level course that is part of the Laurea Magistrale program. The course is intended for advanced level students only. Enrollment is by consent of the instructor. Students who complete a final paper on a pre-approved topic are awarded 1 extra unit. Maximum units for this course is 8.The course has 2 parts (A & B). Students must take both parts. No partial credit is possible. The course focuses on Modern British Literature, with particular regard to the relationships between literary texts and history, language and the arts. Students use critical methodologies to read and analyze literary texts. The course focuses on the following question: Truth is Beauty? Starting from ODE ON A GRECIAN URN, the concept of beauty, its relationships with truth, the shapes it takes and the attempts to define it are analyzed from Romanticism (PART A–Pater and Keats) to Modernism (PART B–Wilde and Woolf) focusing in particular on the Aesthetic Movement in England. Required reading: PART A: John Keats, ODE ON A GRECIAN URN and selections from his letters; Walter Pater, THE RENAISSANCE: “PREFACE” E “CONCLUSION”. PART B: Oscar Wilde, THE DECAY OF LYING or THE CRITIC AS ARTIST, THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY; Virginia Woolf, MRS DALLOWAY. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: LETTERATURA INGLESE 2 (LM): KEATS & PATER 
Partner University Department: Letterature moderne, comparate e postcoloniali 
Partner University Course Number: 30649