General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Literary Theory
Language English
Module lecturer prof. Marcin Telicki
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position Professor
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2022/2023 (winter)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-LT


Module aim (aims)

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)



Course learning content:

The determinants of a literary text (in the context of selected methodologies)

The place of analysis and interpretation in literary studies

Literary text as a structure, sign, message

Issues of reception of a literary text

Intertextuality as a category in literary studies

Literary genre, literary convention

Literary tradition and the ways of understanding it

Theories of 20th and 21st century literature (e.g., poststructuralism, deconstruction, neopragmatism, feminism, gender, queer, new historicism, cultural studies, postcolonialism)

Reading list