Literary Movements I

Course Information
TitleΛογοτεχνικά Κινήματα Ι / Literary Movements I
CodeΛογ 510
SchoolEnglish Language and Literature
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
Course ID600003987


Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Anglikés kai Amerikanikés SpoudésElective CoursesWinter/Spring-10

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodSpring
Class ID
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Reading Assigment782.8
Written assigments1585.7
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative)
  • Report (Formative)
Additional bibliography for study
Auerbach. Erich. Mimesis. Trans. Willard Trask. 1946. Princeton UP, 1953. Barthes, Roland. The Pleasure of the Text. Trans. Richard Miller; with a note on the text by Richard Howard. New York: Hill and Wang, 1975. Becker, George J, ed. Modern Literary Realism. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 1963, rpt. 1973. Beer, Gillian. George Eliot: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century Fiction. London: Routledge, 1983. Bristow, Joseph, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Victorian Poetry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Burke, Edmund. A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origins of our Ideas of the Sublime and the Beautiful. Ed. James Boulton. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1987. Chandler, James, and Maureen N. McLane, eds. The Cambridge Companion to British Romantic Poetry 1780‒1830. Cambridge: CUP. Brooks, Peter. Realist Vision. New Haven: Yale UP, 2005. Boyd, Kelly & Rohan Mcwilliam. The Victorian Studies Reader. New York: Routledge, 2007. Cullers, Jonathan. Structuralist Poetics. 1975. London: Routledge, 1994. (Chapters 7 & 9) Curran, Stuart, ed. The Cambridge Companion to British Romanticism. Cambridge: CUP, 1993. da Sousa Correa, Delia. The Ninenteenth-Century Novel: Realisms. New York: Routledge, 2000. Eagleton, Terry. The English Novel: An Introduction. Oxford: Blackwell, 2005. Everest, Kelvin. English Romantic Poetry: An Introduction to the Historical Context and the Literary Scene. Milton Keynes: Open University Press, 1990. Gilbert, Sandra M. and Susan Gubar. The Madwoman in the Attic. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, 1989. Gilmour, Robin. The Victorian Period: The Intellectual and Cultural Context of English Literature 1830-1890. London & New York: Longman, 1993. Grant, Damian. Realism. London: Methuen, 1970, rpt.1985. Kettle, Arnold. An Introduction to the English Novel. Vol. 1. 1951. Hutchinson, 1977. McCalman, Iain et al. eds. An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age: British Culture 1776-1832. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Leavis, F.R. The Great Tradition. London: Chatto & Windus, 1973. Matthew, Colin, ed. The Nineteenth Century, The British Isles: 1815-1901. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000. Miller, Jonathan and Borin Van Loon. Introducing Darwin and Evolution. Moers, Ellen. Literary Women. New York: Anchor Books, 1977. Morris, Pam. Realism. The New Critical Idiom Series. Ed. John Drakakis. London: Routledge, 2003. Shires, Linda M, ed. Rewriting the Victorians: Theory, History, and the Politics of Gender. NY: Routledge, 1992. Shuttleworth, Sally. George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century Science: The Make-Believe of a Beginning. Cambridge UP, 1984. Spacks, Patricia M. The Female Imagination: A Literary and Psychological Investigation of Women’s Writing. London: Allen and Unwin, 1976. Tallis, Raymond. In Defence of Realism. Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 1998. Thomson, David. England in the Nineteenth Century 1815-1914. The Pelican History of England. 1950. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1978. Walder, Dennis, ed. The Realist Novel. New York: Routledge, 1999. Watt, Ian. The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding. 1957. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1972. Wheeler, Michael. English Fiction of the Victorian Period. 2nd ed. London & New York: Longman, 1994. Williams, Raymond. The English Novel: From Dickens to Lawrence. London: Chatto & Windus, 1970. Wu, Duncan, ed. A Companion to Romanticism. Ed. Duncan Wu. Oxford: Blackwell, 1998.
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