Pedagogická fakulta - homepage

Katedra anglistiky

Katedra anglistiky

Aktuality
 

O katedře

Členové

Oznámení

Informace pro studenty

Akce katedry

Nabídky pracovních míst

Dobrovolnictví - charita

Stipendia, stáže, workshopy

Erasmus

 

Další katedry PF JU

 

English

AML1: American Literature of the 20th Century

 

1 oral presentation from the reading list
70% attendance
Active participation in class
In-class essay
excerpts from a chapter in Lectures on American Literature. Karolinum, Praha 2002 (Procházka a kol.)
Oral presentation of the students' reading list of American Literature (10-15 books, i.e. novels, short stories, poems etc.)

 

Materials:
Gower, R.: Past Into Present (An Anthology of British and American Literature). Longman 1990.
Procházka a kol.: Lectures on American Literature. Karolinum, Praha 2002.
The Norton Anthology of American Literature. Volume D (1914-45), E (Literature since 1945) London, New York 2007.

Am. short story: Sherwood Anderson, The Egg
Modernism: T. S. Eliot (Norton D 1603), Ezra Pound, e.e. cummings (A256, 281, 445)
Psychological novel: Henry James A236 (What Maisie Knew, Daisy Miller)
The Roaring Twenties: F. S. Fitzgerald (The Great Gatsby A444, The Diamond as Big as the Ritz A277)
War experience: Hemingway (A Farewell to Arms A282), short stories
Naturalism: Steinbeck, The Grapes od Wrath (A285), Of Mice and Men
The Beat Generation: Jack Kerouac (On the Road A301), Allen Ginsberg (Kral Majales, Howl Norton E 2576)
Afro-American literature: Zora Neale Hurston, Toni Morrison (The Bluest Eye) , Alice Walker (Color Purple A310)
Jewish literature: I. B. Singer, Gimpel the Fool, B. Malamud The Magic Barrel 2285, S. Bellow, Herzog A450
Chicana literature: Sandra Cisneros, Never Marry a Mexican
Regionalism (American Southern Literature): W. Faulkner, Dry September, Flannery O'Connor, The Life You Save May Be Your Own Norton E 2522, Carson McCullers, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Truman Capote, Miriam, Breakfast at Tiffany's

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (and/ or Go Set a Watchman)
Am. shorter fiction: J. D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
Modern American Poetry: WCW, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens (Norton D), Sylvia Plath, Lady Lazarus 2701
Drama: T. Williams, A Streetcar Named Desire (A448) Norton E 2186
A. Miller, Death of a Salesman Norton E 2327
E. Albee, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Anti-war novel: J. Heller, Catch-22
Writing in a Time of Terror September 11, 2001 (extracts from The Norton Anthology)

Contemporary American fiction (J. Safran Foer, Cormac McCarthy, Jonathan Franzen, Toni Morrison, John Irving, Chuck Palahniuk, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sherman Alexie etc.

 

texty AML1

F. S. Fitzgerald - The Great Gatsby
Ernest Hemingway - The Sun Also Rises
John Steinbeck - Of Mice and Men
Allen Ginsberg - Kral Majales (King of May)
Allen Ginsberg - Howl
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, The World Is a Beautiful Place
Bernard Malamud - The Magic Barrel
Sandra Cisneros - A Smart Cookie
William Faulkner - Dry September
William Faulkner, A Rose for Emily
Flannery O'Connor - The Life You Save May Be Your Own
Toni Morrison - The Bluest Eye
Truman Capote
Singer: Gimpel the Fool
Sandra Cisneros, Never Marry a Mexican
J. D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
T. Williams, A Streetcar Named Desire
Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman
Edward Albee, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Zora Neale Hurston: Their Eyes Were Watching God
Cormac McCarthy: The Road
Joseph Heller: Catch-22

 

 

Formátovat stránku pro tisk

 

Katedra anglistiky ]

Další katedry PF JU ]

[ Jihočeská univerzita ] [ Pedagogická fakulta ]

© 2015–2017 KAJ PF JU       správa webu: Martin Toman