Schedule – Engl505 – Literary Theory

Week One (Jan 9) 

  • Saussure – pp. 845-66 — Note that you should have this read for our first meeting!
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Week Two (Jan 16) 

Week Three (Jan 23) 

  • Lacan – pp. 1156-89

Week Four (Jan 30) 

  • Kristeva – pp. 2067-80
  • Cixous – pp. 1938-59

Week Five (Feb 6)

  • Austin – 1286-1300
  • Butler – 2536-52

Mid-Term Paper Due

Reading Break Feb 13

Week Six (Feb 20) 

  • Sedgwick – 2464-76
  • bell hooks – 2507-15

Week Seven (Feb 27) 

  • Althusser – 1332-60
  • Jameson – 1818-46

Week Eight (Mar 6) 

  • Foucault – 1490-1520
  • Said – 1861-1903

Mid-Term Rewrite Due

Week Nine (Mar 13) 

Week Ten (Mar 20)

Week Eleven (Mar 27) 

Week Twelve (Apr 3) 

Term Paper Due April 10

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Contact: Professor Stephen Ross   |   saross@uvic.ca   |   250-721-7237

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