REMgr04 Interpretation of a Literary Text II (Modern Literature)

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Nicole Votavová Sumelidisová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Nicole Votavová Sumelidisová, Ph.D.
Department of Classical Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Jitka Erlebachová
Supplier department: Department of Classical Studies - Faculty of Arts
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course is taught in Modern Greek. Modern Greek literary texts are read and interpreted in the seminar. In the course of the seminar, students learn the principles of literary work with text. The list of literature changes every year, depending on the topic of the course.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the seminar students:
are capable of characterising the given period and its authors;
are acquainted with the basic methods of interpretation;
are capable of interpreting a literary text independently;
  • 1) Characteristic of a period and literary context.
  • 2) Principles of literary movements, generations etc.
  • 3) Characteristic of authors and their works.
  • 4) Methods of interpreting a literary work.
  • 5) Interpretation of a literary text.
  • PARKER, Robert Dale. How to interpret literature : critical theory for literary and cultural studies. Third edition. New york: Oxford University Press, 2015. xii, 400. ISBN 9780199331161. info
  • TZIOVAS, Dēmētrēs. Meta tin aisthitiki : theoritikes dokimes kai ermineutikes anagnoseis tis neoellinikis logotechnias. 2i ekdosi. Athina: Odysseas, 2003. 384 s. ISBN 9602104228. info
  • DIMARAS, Konstantinos Th. Istoria tis neoellinikis logotechnias. Athina: Gnosi, 2000. ISBN 9789602356388. info
  • BEATON, Roderick. Isagoji sti neoteri elliniki logotechnia. Athina: Nefeli, 1996. 317 pp. ISBN 960-211-292-1 1996-1. info
  • VITTI, Mario. Istoria tis neoellinikis logotechnias. Athina: Odysseas, 1992. ISBN 960-210-118-0. info
  • PETTERSSON, Torsten. Literary interpretation: current models and a new departure [26678]. Abo: Abo Akademis Förlag, 1988. ISBN 951-9498-32-X. info
Teaching methods
The classes take place in the form of seminars. Seminars focus on the introduction into the prescribed issues and interpretation of the texts for which students prepare regularly.
Assessment methods
Prerequisites for obtaining credits for the seminar are attendance and work in seminar (min. 70%), homework, an essay and oral examination.
Language of instruction
Greek, Modern (1453- )
Further Comments
The course is taught once in two years.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
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