Course title:

American Literature

 

Tutor:  Yordan Kosturkov

 

 

Mode of delivery:

 

Course place and status within the program

 

Core subject

 

Competence expectations

 

Course is delivered in English and students are expected to have sufficient language proficiency

 

Aims and objectives of the course

 

Students shall implement their knowledge of literature in their day to day work as professionals of English

 

Weekly organization of topics & reading assignments

 

Formal lecture 2-4 hours (and seminars 2 hours)

 

Course requirements

 

Read the books included in the list of recommended reading

 

Mode of assessment

 

Written examination

 

Bibliography

 

Lewicki, Zbigniew. (ed.).  A Handbook of American Literature for Students of English. Warsaw: University of  Warsaw. [Warszawa: the US Embassy in Warsaw, 1990].

VanSpanckeren, Kathryn. An Outline of American Literature. USIA. 1994.