REBcB28 Literary Seminar II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Nicole Votavová Sumelidisová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Irena Radová, Ph.D.
Department of Classical Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Jitka Erlebachová
Supplier department: Department of Classical Studies - Faculty of Arts
Thu 10:00–11:40 C32
REBcA04 Modern Greek Grammar IV || MEDBcZk B. A. State Exam
Ability to understand Modern Greek literary texts.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
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Course objectives
Topics of the seminar change every semester. Modern Greek literary texts are interpreted in the seminar with special attention to their specificity, contextualization within Greek and European literature, influence over later authors.. In the course of the seminar, students learn the principles of literary work with text.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the seminar students are capable:
- of characterising the given period and its authors;
- of interpreting a literary work independently;
- of contextualizing it within the period.
  • 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
  • VITTI, Mario. I jenia tu Trianda. Ideolojia ke morfi. rozš. vydání. Athina: Ermis, 2004. 355 pp. ISBN 960-320-017-4. info
  • TZIOVAS, Dēmētrēs. O allos eautos : tautotéta kai koinonia sté neoelléniké pezografia. Edited by Anna Rosenberg - Ourania Iordanidou. Athéna: Polis, 2007. 566 s. ISBN 9789604351305. info
  • TZIOVAS, Dēmētrēs. Meta tin aisthitiki : theoritikes dokimes kai ermineutikes anagnoseis tis neoellinikis logotechnias. 2i ekdosi. Athina: Odysseas, 2003. 384 s. ISBN 9602104228. info
  • TONNET, Henri. Istoria tou ellinikou mythistorimatos. Edited by G. F. Galanis, Translated by Marina Karamanou. Athina: Ekdoseis Pataki, 1999. 325 s. ISBN 9603789941. info
  • VITTI, Mario. Istoria tis neoellinikis logotechnias. Athina: Odysseas, 1992. ISBN 960-210-118-0. info
  • VITTI, Mario. Ideologiki leitourgia tis ellinikis ithografias. 5i ekdosi. Athina: Kedros, 1991. 237 s. ISBN 960040531X. info
Teaching methods
The course has a form of a seminar. The seminar will focus on interpretation of chosen literary works. Students will, on the basis of acquired experience and use of secondary literature, interpret literary works. Students will write an essay on a given topic. E-learning courses:
Assessment methods
Prerequisites for obtaining credits for the seminar are attendance and work in seminar, homework, an essay and an examination.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2021.
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