BRITISH GOTHIC WRITING: 1760-1900

Informazioni sull’Insegnamento
TitoloΤΟ ΓΟΤΘΙΚΟ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΓΓΛΙΚΗ ΛΟΓΟΤΕΧΝΙΑ: 1760-1900 / BRITISH GOTHIC WRITING: 1760-1900
CodiceΛογ6-338
FacultyFilosofia
Ciclo / Livello di Studi1. Corso di Laurea
Semestre di InsegnamentoWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatoAttivo
Course ID600007969

Programma di Studio: 2018-2019

Registered students: 3
IndirizzoTipo di FrequenzaSemestreAnnoECTS
KORMOSFacoltativo a scelta liberaWinter/Spring-6

Informazioni sull’Insegnamento
Anno Accademico2018 – 2019
SemestreWinter
Faculty Instructors
Total Hours39
Class ID
600131910
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Area Scientifica
Organizzazione della Didattica
  • In presenza
Materiali Online
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Inglese (Insegnamento, Esame)
Abilita’ Generali
  • Applicazione pratica delle conoscenze acquisite
  • Ricerca, analisi e raccolta dati e informazioni, con l’utilizzo di tecnologie adeguate
  • Adattamento a nuove situazioni
  • Presa di decisione
  • Lavoro autonomo
  • Lavoro in gruppo
  • Lavoro in equipe interdisciplinari
  • Produzione di nuove idee di ricerca
  • Rispetto verso la diversita’ e la multiculturalita’
  • Dimostrare responsabilità sociale, professionale e morale e sensibilità verso i problemi di genere
  • Fare riflessioni critiche e autocritiche
  • Promuovere il pensiero indipendente, creativo e intuitivo
Tipologia di Materiale Didattico
  • Libro
  • Diapositive
  • Podcast
  • Audio
  • Esercizi interattivi
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Uso delle TIC   nell’ insegnamento
  • Uso delle TIC nella comunicazione con gli studenti
Organizzazione dell’Insegnamento
ActivitiesCarico di LavoroECTSIndividualeGruppoErasmus
Conferenze1174.7
Studio e analisi bibliografica100.4
Elaborazione tesina/tesine200.8
Esame30.1
Total1506
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Prova scritta con rispote aperte (Formativa, Sommativa)
  • Prova scritta con soluzione di problemi (Formativa, Sommativa)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1) Three Gothic Novels, ed. Peter Fairclough, intro. Mario Praz. London: Penguin, 1986. [Walpole and Mary Shelley] 2) The Norton Anthology of English Literature, ed. Abrams et al., 9th ed., Vol. 2. [R.L. Stevenson, pp. 1645‒1686] Trott, Nicola “Gothic.” Romanticism: An Oxford Guide. Ed. Nicholas Roe. OUP, 2005, 483‒499. Botting, Fred. “Gothic Excess and Transgression,” “Gothic Origins.” Gothic. The New Critical Idiom. Routledge, 1996. 1‒43. Wright, Angela. Gothic Fiction: A Reader’s Guide to Essential Criticism. Palgrave, 2007. Chapters 1, 2, 3 (Contemporary Reception; Terror and Horror; the Gothic and the French Revolution). Ellis, Markman. “History and the Gothic Novel: Horace Walpole The Castle of Otranto” The History of Gothic Fiction. Edinburgh UP, 2001. 17‒37. Botting, Fred. “Gothic Forms.” Gothic. The New Critical Idiom. Routledge, 1996. 1‒43. Chaplin, Sue. “Narrative Instabilities and the Gothic Narrator.” Gothic Literature: Texts, Contexts, Connections. York Press, 2011. 181‒205. Chaplin, Sue. “Gothic Bodies.” Gothic Literature: Texts, Contexts, Connections. York Press, 2011. 233‒259. Freud, Sigmund. “The Uncanny.” The Penguin Freud Library. Vol. 14. Trans. and ed. James Strachen. Vol. Ed. Albert Dickson. London: Penguin, 1990. Punter, David. “The Uncanny.” The Routledge Companion to Gothic. Ed. C. Spooner and E. McEvoy. Routledge, 2007. 129-136. Smith, Andrew. “Hauntings.” The Routledge Companion to Gothic. Ed. C. Spooner and E. McEvoy. Routledge, 2007. 147‒153. Warwick, Alexandra. “Victorian Gothic.” The Routledge Companion to Gothic. Ed. C. Spooner and E. McEvoy. Routledge, 2007. 29-37. Botting, Fred. “Gothic Returns in the 1890s.” Gothic. The New Critical Idiom. Routledge, 1996. 134‒143. Literary, scientific and sociohistorical contexts for viewing Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Extracts from Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: A Norton Critical Edition. Ed. Katherine Linehan. New York: W.W. Norton 2003. 124-149. Garrett, Peter K. “Instabilities of Meaning, Morality, and Narration.” Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: A Norton Critical Edition. Ed. Katherine Linehan. New York: W.W. Norton 2003. 189-197.
Additional bibliography for study
Ambrosini, Richard, ed. Robert Louis Stevenson: Writer of Boundaries. Univ. of Wisconsin P., 2006. Baldick, Chris. In Frankenstein’s Shadow: Myth, Monstrosity and Nineteenth-Century Writing. OUP, 1987. Barron, Neil. Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. Garland 1990. Botting, Fred, ed. The Gothic. D.S. Brewer 2001. Botting, Fred. Limits of Horror: Technologies, Bodies, Gothic. Manchester UP, 2008. Clery, E.J. The Rise of Supernatural Fiction. CUP 1995. Cornwell, Neil. The Literary Fantastic: from Gothic to Postmodernism. 1990. DeLammote, Eugenia. Perils of the Night: A Feminist Study of 19th Century Gothic. OUP, 1990. Duggett, Tom. Gothic Romanticism: Architecture, Politics and Literary form. Palgrave 2010. Ellis, Kate Ferguson. The Contested Castle: Gothic Novels and the Subversion of Domestic Ideology. University of Illinois Press, 1987. Franklin, Caroline, ed. The Longman Anthology of Gothic Verse. Pearson Longman, 2011. Gamer, Michael. Romanticism and the Gothic: Genre, Reception, and Canon Formation. CUP, 2000. Haggerty, George. Gothic Fiction/Gothic Form. Pennsylvania State Univ. Press, 1989. Heiland, Donna. Gothic and Gender: an Introduction. Blackwell, 2004. PR830.T3H37 2004 Hogle, Jerrold E., ed. The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction. CUP 2002. Hoeveler, Diane Long. Gothic Feminism: The Professionalization of Gender from Charlotte Smith to the Brontes. University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998. Hopkins, Lisa. Screening the Gothic. University of Texas, 2005. Levine, G.L. The Endurance of Frankenstein: Essays on Mary Shelley’s Novel. University of California Press, 1982. Meyers, Helene. Femicidal Fears. Narratives of the Female Gothic Experience. Albany 2001. Mighall, Robert. A Geography of Victorian Gothic Fiction: Mapping History's Nightmares. Oxford University Press, 2003. Morton, Timothy, ed. A Routledge Literary Sourcebook on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. London: Routledge, 2002. Mulvey, Roberts Marie. The Handbook to Gothic Literature. Macmillan 1998. Punter, David. A Companion to the Gothic. London: Blackwell, 2001. Punter, David. The Literature of Terror: A History of Gothic fictions from 1765 to the Present Day. Longman, 1996. Sage, Victor. The Gothic Novel: A Casebook. Macmillan, 1990. Smith, Andrew. Gothic Modernisms. Palgrave, 2001. Smith, Andrew. Gothic Radicalism: Literature, Philosophy and Psychoanalysis in the 19th Century. Macmillan 2000. Schmitt, Cannon. Alien Nation: 19th‒Century Gothic Fictions and English Nationality. Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 1997. Spooner, Catherine, ed. The Routledge Companion to Gothic. Routledge, 2007. Watt, James. Contesting the Gothic: Fiction, Genre and Cultural Conflict 1764‒1832. CUP, 2006. Williams, Anne. Art of Darkness: A Poetics of Gothic. Univ. of Chicago Press, 1995. Wright, Angela. Gothic Fiction. Palgrave 2007.
Last Update
18-11-2020