Literature in a Visual Culture 2

Dit vak wordt in het Engels aangeboden. Omschrijvingen kunnen daardoor mogelijk alleen in het Engels worden weergegeven.

Doel vak

After completing this course, students will:

- have deepened their knowledge of the relations between literary texts
and visual culture;
- be familiar with the theoretical frameworks that feed into the
specific topic of this course;
- be able to apply one of more of these frameworks in the analysis of a
specific case study;
- report on their findings both orally and in writing.

Inhoud vak

This course is part of the third-year specialization "English Literature
in a Visual Culture" in the BA programme Literature and Society:
English. In this course, you will focus on questions of medium,
intermediality, and image-texts, with a special focus on comics.


6 hours seminar per week.


Discussion posts (20%), Presentation (30%), Final Essay (50%). Students
must score a 5.5 overall in order to pass the course.

Vereiste voorkennis

Students must have taken part in the modules “Genre and Literary
Analysis" and "Literature in a Visual Culture 1."


To be announced in the course syllabus on Canvas.


This course is intended for students in the third year of the BA
Literature and Society: English who have opted for the specialization
"English Literature in a Visual Culture."

Overige informatie

Attendance in the course seminars is compulsory. If you are absent at
more than 20% of the seminars, you cannot pass the course. Exceptions
may be made in grave personal circumstances. Make sure to inform both
your lecturer and the academic advisor in such cases.

Aanbevolen voorkennis

Some theoretical insight into comics studies and/or image-text studies
is recommended.

Algemene informatie

Vakcode L_ELBALES308
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P5
Vakniveau 300
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen
Vakcoördinator dr. E.L. la Cour
Examinator dr. E.L. la Cour
Docenten dr. E.L. la Cour

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