Schedule (Engl468@UVic)

Jan. 6 — Sign up for Presentations; Course Introduction and overview; concept map

Jan. 13 — Saussure 845-66

Jan. 20 — Derrida – “Structure, prostate Sign and Play in the Discourse of the Human Sciences” (handout)

Jan. 27 — Class Cancelled

Feb. 3 — Lacan – 1156-89  |  Short Paper Due  |  Presentations Begin

Feb. 10 — Reading Break

Feb. 17 — Kristeva – 2067-80  |  Cixous – 1938-59

Feb. 24 — Austin – 1286-1300  |  Butler – 2536-52

Mar. 3 — Sedgwick – 2464-76  |  bell hooks – 2507-15

Mar. 10 — Althusser – 1332-60  |  Jameson – 1818-46

Mar. 17 — Foucault – 1490-1520  |  Said – 1861-1903

Mar. 24 — Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, patient Taban Lo Liyong, Henry Owuor-Anyumba – 1995-2000  |  Bhabha – 2351-72

Mar. 31 — Levinas “Ethics as First Philosophy” (handout Levinas – Ethics as First Philosophy)  |  Derrida – “The Animal that Therefore I am” (handout Derrida – The Animal that Therefore I am (More to Follow))  |  Term Paper Due

Take-Home Final Exam Due 7 April by noon. 

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