Course: Literature in Historical Context

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Course title Literature in Historical Context
Course code KRO/LIDE
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Spanish
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Marešová Jaroslava, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Literary works and their relationship to history. Complete information about the course, electronical materiales included, can be found at:

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 22 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 10 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course is dedicated to analysis of major literary works in context of historical events in the Spanish speaking countries. The students will learn to think about the literary canon, its evolution in time and about the relationship between literature and history. Special attention will be paid to theoretical text and application of the theories to literary works.
Analysis of literary and theoretical texts.
Basic knowledge of literature and history of the Spanish speaking countries.

Assessment methods and criteria

Assitence to classes, presentation, test.
Recommended literature
  • BLOOM, Harold. Kánon západní literatury: knihy, které prošly zkouškou věků. Praha: Prostor, 2000..
  • CABAŇAS BRAVO, Miguel et al. Analogías en el arte, la literatura y el pensamiento del exilio espaňol de 1939. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2010..

Study plans that include the course
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