General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Reading (from) men, reading (from) women. Contemporary Croatian Literature in Terms of Gender Studies
Language english
Module lecturer mgr Natalia Łozińska
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position PhD candidate
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2023/2024 (winter)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-RMRW


every Friday 8-9.45; October: 6, 13, 20, 27; November: 9, 16, 23, 30; December: 1, 8, 15, 22; January: 12, 19, 26

Module aim (aims)

The students gain the ability to analyse and synthesize primary knowledge in the field of literary studies in the gender perspective. The students also gain knowledge about Croatian literature and, in a broader sense, South Slavic literature. The aim of the course is to familiarize participants with basic concepts of feminist criticism and masculinity studies. Selected items from the contemporary Croatian literature and publications on gender studies will be used as research material.

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







Reading list

novels by: Olja Savicevic-Ivancevic, Marina Sur Puhlovski, Korana Serdarevic, Dubravka Ugresic, Vedrana Rudan, Ivana Sajko, Ivica Ivanisevic, Renato Baretic, Borivoj Radakovic, Dino Pesut, Sven Popovi, Drazen Ilincic


excerpts from publications by: bell hooks, Alex Hobbs, Jeff Hearn, Raewyn Connell, Michael Kimmel, Amy Aronson, Judith Butler, Adrienne Rich, Eve Kosofsky-Sedgwick, Marina Blagojevic, Anera Ryznar, Jagna Pogacnik etc.