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2018 Richmond Int Smr Sch B
LIT 5405/Lecture/A - British Fantasy Writing | Credits 3.00
This course will explore the vibrant genre tradition of fantastic and non-realist writing using a range of critical approaches. The first half of the course will survey some of the major texts on which modern Fantasy literature draws, including Beowulf, Arthurian texts and selections from works by Shakespeare, Milton, Jane Austen and Lewis Carroll. The second half of the course will focus more intensively on a few major fantasies from the past 120 years and their filmed adaptations, including works by Bram Stoker, J.R.R. Tolkien, and J.K. Rowling, and will look at how these texts and their filmic counterparts repurpose and revision older ideas for novel purposes.

Registration Type Traditional
Fees N/A
Instructors Jonathan Mackley
Duration 6/11/2018 - 6/28/2018
Schedule All Week Days  9:00 AM - 11:50 AM;  Kensington, Atlantic House, Room UDH
Prerequisites ARW 4195 / Lecture <min grade = D-, min credit = 2.33> or PLAC / English <5.00> or GEP 4180 / Lecture <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00>
Corequisites N/A
Credit Types Credit
Class 40 Seats | 26 Remaining
Open (Minimum Met)

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Richmond University400
Department  Rich Intl Summer Sch406