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LIT 4210: Contemporary Literature

Baker College
3 Credit Hours
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  • Class Start

    October 18, 2021

  • Class End

    December 12, 2021

  • Drop Day

    October 24, 2021

  • Term

    Fall 2021

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LIT 4210: Contemporary Literature is offered online by Baker College. Studies twentieth and twenty-first century world literature written in or translated to English. Explores historical, political, and cultural contexts in which contemporary literature is produced and received, establishing a consciousness of the functions of literature during this period. Applies a range of critical perspectives and examines recurring themes and genres. Engages students in the verbal and written analysis of complex written texts representative of the literary movements of the time. Must complete with a C or better.

Required Text

The Norton Anthology of World Literature (Volume F), 4th Ed. 2018. Puchner, Conklin Akbari, Denecke, Fuchs, Levine, Lewis, & Wilson. W.W.Norton. 9780393602869 Stevens, A. (2015). Literary theory and criticism: An introduction. New York & Ontario: Broadview Press. ISBN: 9781554812370 Gardner, J. & Diaz, J. (2017). Reading and writing about literature: A portable guide. (4th ed.) Macmillan. ISBN: 9781319035365 Toni Morrison. (1977). Song of Solomon. 9781400033423 Achebe, Chinua. (1959). Things Fall Apart. 9780385474542 Atwood, Margaret. (1985). The Handmaid's Tale. 9780385490818

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