Courses - Spring 2024

Studies in Renaissance Literature
The Grotesque, Foolish, and Satirical in Early Modern Literature: Styles, Images, Intellectual Exploration
Course No: 215
Course Catalog No: 31136
Instructor: Timothy Hampton, Niklaus Largier
Days: W
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: DWIN282
Studies in Symbolist & Modern Literature
Reading Matters: Histories, Methodologies, and Metaphors of Reading
Course No: 250
Course Catalog No: 26187
Instructor: Roni Masel
Days: M
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: DWIN4104
Studies in Literary Theory
Modernism, Madness, Mental Illness
Course No: 250
Course Catalog No: 32169
Instructor: Ramsey McGlazer
Days: T
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: DWIN4104
The Craft of Critical Writing
How to Write a Book
Course No: 256
Course Catalog No: 32170
Instructor: Victoria Kahn
Days: M
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: DWIN4104
Literary Cultures
The Thing About The Title
Course No: 20
Course Catalog No: 31129
Instructor: Mario Telo
Days: MWF
Time: 10:00 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: SOCS60
Topics in the Literature of American Cultures
Boroughs & Barrios: Moving in and through New York City and Los Angeles
Course No: 60AC
Course Catalog No: 19347
Instructor: Karina Palau
Days: TR
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:59 PM
Location: WHLR212
Directed Group Study
Course No: 98BC
Course Catalog No: 20444
Instructor: Rob Kaufman
Days: W
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:59 PM
Location: DWIN258
Intro to Comparative Literature
Blackness and the Archive: Literary Approaches
Course No: 100
Course Catalog No: 17499
Instructor: Jocelyn Saidenberg
Days: TTh
Time: 12:30-2:00 p.m.
Location: DWIN223
Intro to Comparative Literature
Fantastic Beasts: The Supernatural, the Demonic, and the Magical in Literature
Course No: 100
Course Catalog No: 21775
Instructor: Roni Masel
Days: TR
Time: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Location: DWIN283
Intro to Comparative Literature
Comparative Literature 100A: “Time, Subjectivity, and Imagination”
Course No: 100A
Course Catalog No: 31127
Instructor: Mohamed Wajdi Ben Hammed
Days: TR
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:59 PM
Location: DWIN250
Modern Greek Language & Composition
Modern Greek Language & Composition
Course No: 112B
Course Catalog No: 17500
Instructor: Christopher Scott
Days: MWF
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:59 PM
Location: DWIN4125A
The Renaissance
The Renaissance: Literature and the Age of Exploration
Course No: 153
Course Catalog No: 31135
Instructor: Timothy Hampton
Days: MWF
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:59 PM
Location: WHLR126
Topics in Comparative Literature
Literary Cultures of the Muslim World: Foundational Texts and Anti-Texts
Course No: 170
Course Catalog No: 32889
Instructor: Mohamed Wajdi Ben Hammed
Days: TR
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:29 PM
Location: DWIN87
Modern Greek Literature
History and Trauma: Modern Greek Literature and Film After 1923
Course No: 171
Course Catalog No: 17501
Instructor: Christopher Scott
Days: MW
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:29 AM
Location: DWIN4104
Senior Seminar
Inventing the West
Course No: 190
Course Catalog No: 14178
Instructor: Tom McEnaney
Days: TR
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:59 PM
Location: DWIN189
Senior Seminar
Freud and the Non-European
Course No: 190
Course Catalog No: 14178
Instructor: Ramsey McGlazer
Days: TR
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: SOCS50
Senior Seminar
Anna Karenina
Course No: 190
Course Catalog No: 31128
Instructor: Eric Naimen
Days: W
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: HAVI214
DeCal
Avatar The Last Airbender: Ancient Wisdoms, Modern Horrors
Course No: 198
Course Catalog No: 21960
Instructor: Student-led
Days: W
Time: 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Location: DWIN4125A
Practices of Disruption
Course No: R1A 002
Course Catalog No: 17489
Instructor: Pedro Javier Rolon
Days: TR
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:59 PM
Location: Latimer 122
The Literary Essay in the English and Spanish Traditions
Course No: R1A 003
Course Catalog No: 17490
Instructor: Belen Bistue
Days: TR
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:29 PM
Location: Dwinelle 215
How to Be Popular
Course No: R1A 004
Course Catalog No: 17491
Instructor: To be announced
Days: TR
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: Dwinelle 4104
Prolonging Life: The Short Story
Course No: R1A 005
Course Catalog No: 17492
Instructor: Madeleine J Kresin
Days: MWF
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:59 AM
Location: Dwinelle 189
(A)political Texts: What Does Literature Do?
Course No: R1B 001
Course Catalog No: 17494
Instructor: Hannah Katznelson
Days: MWF
Time: 10:00 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: Dwinelle 215
Strange Marriages
Course No: R1B 002
Course Catalog No: 17495
Instructor: Mufei Jiang
Days: MWF
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:59 AM
Location: Dwinelle 223
Writing on the Limit: Embodiment and Textuality
Course No: R1B 003
Course Catalog No: 17496
Instructor: Hannah Catherine Frakes, Steffi Danielle Lang
Days: TR
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: Wheeler 220
The Translator as a Fictional Character
Course No: R1B 004
Course Catalog No: 17497
Instructor: Belen Bistue
Days: TR
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:29 PM
Location: Dwinelle 189
Family: Selected Memories, Imaginations and Narratives
Course No: R1B 005
Course Catalog No: 17498
Instructor: Joan McQuade
Days: MWF
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:59 PM
Location: Dwinelle 189
Hearts of Darkness
Course No: R1B 008
Course Catalog No: 20775
Instructor: Landon Kramer
Days: MWF
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:59 PM
Location: Dwinelle 215
Genre Fantasies
Course No: R1B 009
Course Catalog No: 19654
Instructor: Brett Adam Driben, Danielle Marie Stephenson
Days: TR
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:29 PM
Location: Dwinelle 209
Queer Forms
Course No: R1B 010
Course Catalog No: 19655
Instructor: Marlena Gittleman
Days: M, W, F
Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Location: DWIN189
Literature and Social Categories
Course No: R1B 011
Course Catalog No: 19656
Instructor: Amanda M Siegel
Days: TR
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:29 AM
Location: Dwinelle 4104
Ghost Stories: Literary Hauntings and Specters of the Past
Course No: R1B 012
Course Catalog No: 19657
Instructor: Kyle Benjamin Ralston
Days: TR
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:59 AM
Location: Dwinelle 229
Family: Selected Memories, Imaginations and Narratives
Course No: R1B 013
Course Catalog No: 19658
Instructor: Joan McQuade
Days: MWF
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:59 PM
Location: Dwinelle 189
Thinking with Literature, Art, and Film
Course No: R1B 014
Course Catalog No: 19659
Instructor: Magdalena Ostas
Days: MWF
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:59 PM
Location: Dwinelle 209
Loosed in Translation: Poetics and Politics, between Tongues
Course No: R1B 015
Course Catalog No: 19660
Instructor: Laila Riazi
Days: TR
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:59 PM
Location: Evans 51
On 'the problem of speaking for others': Feminist Theories, Literary Practices
Course No: R1B 016
Course Catalog No: 19661
Instructor: Cole Allen Carvour
Days: TR
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:29 PM
Location: Dwinelle 189
Trans Literary History
Course No: R1B 017
Course Catalog No: 33412
Instructor: Mary Mussman
Days: TR
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:29 PM
Location: Dwinelle 4125A
El leninismo y la nación: debates contemporáneos sobre la nación en las Américas
Course No: R3B
Course Catalog No: 22560
Instructor: Christian Gonzalez Reyes
Days: TR
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:59 PM
Location: Dwinelle 189