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Postgraduate Modules 2019/20

Please see the list below for modules being taught in the 2019/20 academic year.

The modules on offer are subject to change according to staff availability and student demand, so there is no guarantee every module listed here will run. Module descriptions and information may vary from year to year.

Core modules

7ABA0001 Dissertation (Semester 1 and 2)

Compulsory modules

7ABA0006 Theorizing Literature across Cultures: Contemporary Debates (Semester 1)

Comparative Literature optional modules

Semester 1

7ABA0008 Melancholia & Hypochondria
7ABA0010 Culture, Dissent & the Arab Spring
7ABA0018 Myth After Slavery
7AAEM710 Conflict, Memory and Resistance in African Literature

Semester 2

7ABA0007 The World Novel
7ABA0015 Reading Emotions
7ABA0019 Polyglot Literatures of Modern Egypt:1900-2000
7AACM214 CP Cavafy: the Making of a Modernist
7AAEM748 Advanced Topics in Literary Studies: Africa's Radical Narrative Arts
7AASM066 Unsettled Modernities: Tales of the Untameable in the South Atlantic World 


Students may take 40 credits of optional modules from other departments in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities with the approval of their MA convenor and the module leader.  Please look at the module listings for each department.  


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