ENLT 306 - Revising Classics (GD)

ENLT 306 - Revising Classics (GD)

3.00 Cr
Arts & Letters-Literature. This course introduces students to a range of voices and narratives about and by marginalized communities in North American and global contexts through a study of contemporary (20th and 21st century) revisions of classic literary and cultural texts in western and non-western contexts. Examples of texts include the Brother Grimms' fairy tales and Angela Carter's short story, "The Bloody Chamber" as well as Jane Campion's film, The Piano; Charlotte Bronte's novel Jane Eyre and Jean Rhys' rewrite, Wide Sargasso Sea; One Thousand and One Nights and selected poems from Mohja Kahf's Emails from Scheherazad.
Term: 
2021SP
Method: 
LEC
Faculty: 
Gupta, Soumitree