Study Programmes 2015-2016
Post-colonial literatures in English : In-depth Approach
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master en communication multilingue, à finalité5
Master en communication multilingue, à finalité5
Master in Modern Languages and Literatures : German, Dutch and English5
Master in Modern Languages and Literatures : General5
Lecturer :
Bénédicte Ledent
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
This course will focus on Caryl Phillips's approach to the Middle Passage and slavery.
Learning outcomes of the course :
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Very good knowledge of English.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Seminar organised during the second semester.
Recommended or required readings :
Caryl Phillips, Higher Ground (1989; Vintage) Caryl Phillips, Cambridge (1991; Vintage) Caryl Phillips, Crossing the River (1993; Vintage) Caryl Phillips, The Atlantic Sound (2001; Vintage) Caryl Phillips, Rough Crossings (2007; Oberon)
Assessment methods and criteria :
Written essay and oral examination.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
The course is taught in English.
Contacts :
Bénédicte LEDENT, chargée de cours
Place Cockerill, 3-5
B-4000 Liège
Tel: 04 366 54 39 Fax: 04 366 57 21
Items online :
Online Notes
Articles on Caryl Phillips and his work will be made available in the course of the year on the e-campus platform.