FF:AJ50006 Czech Literature in English - Course Information
AJ50006 Czech Literature in EnglishFaculty of Arts
The course is not taught in Autumn 2022
- Extent and Intensity
- 0/2/0. 8 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- prof. PhDr. Bohumil Fořt, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Mgr. Jiří Rambousek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
- Guaranteed by
- prof. PhDr. Bohumil Fořt, Ph.D.
Department of English and American Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Tomáš Hanzálek
Supplier department: Department of English and American Studies - Faculty of Arts
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- English Language and Literature (Eng.) (programme FF, N-FI)
- Course objectives
- The aim of the course is to introduce Czech literature, its history and its main works to the students.
- Learning outcomes
- After having finished the course the students will be able to:
- understand the main periods of the development of Czech literature;
- see the connection between Czech literature and world literature;
- recognize cannonical works of Czech literature.
- History of Czech literature. Developmental trends in Czech literature. Masterpieces of Czech literature.
- HOLÝ, Jiří. Writers under siege : Czech literature since 1945. 1st pub. Brighton: Sussex Academic Press, 2008. ix, 363. ISBN 9781845191900. info
- The phoney peace : power and culture in Central Europe, 1945-49. Edited by Robert B. Pynsent. London: School of Slavonic and East European Studies, 2000. xiv, 536. ISBN 0903425017. info
- The literature of nationalism : essays on East European identity. Edited by Robert B. Pynsent. 1st pub. Houndmills: Macmillan, 1996. viii, 282. ISBN 0333666828. info
- The Everyman companion to East European literature. Edited by Robert B. Pynsent - S. I. Kanikova. London: J.M. Dent, 1993. xiv, 605. ISBN 046087201X. info
- PYNSENT, Robert B. Czech prose and verse : a selection with an introductory essay. London: University of London, the Athlone Press, 1979. lxxxiii, 1. ISBN 0485175193. info
- Hundred towers : a Czechoslovak anthology of creative writing. Edited by Franz Carl Weiskopf. New York: L.B. Fischer, 1945. 277 s. info
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, reading.
- Assessment methods
- Final essay (6 - 8 pages).
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
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