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G-LSUD3 AmLit315 Studies in American Culture

G-LSUD3 AmLit315 Studies in American Culture

Elective | Teaching hours: 3 | Credits: 3 | ECTS: 6

Description

This course focuses on socio-historical events and historical periods which have shaped American culture through the study of literary texts, movies, newspaper articles, speeches. Students will examine important inconsistencies in the history of American political ideologies and practices. They will explore the dynamic relationship between master narratives and counter-narratives through a critical engagement with concepts such as American exceptionalism, war and American imperialism, American democracy and exclusionary practices.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this course:

Assessment: final exams, optional presentations and take home essays.

Teaching

The course is not currently offerred.