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2024 Fall > UGRD > ARABIC > ARABIC 320

Modern Arabic Literature

Course #: ARABIC 320

Description:
This course considers a variety of work by Arab authors, all written or translated into English. Students will explore key trends, movement, and transformations that have shaped the modern Arabic literary tradition. They will examine narratives in various genres- including the novel, short story and film, which consider a range of political, social, and literary topics. Supplementary readings will provide critical context for analysis and interpretation. Themes may include postcolonial legacies, political struggle, Arab encounters with the West, and the quest for identity.

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3132 TuTh
12:30 - 1:45 pm
Said,Rania McCormack M02-0206
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/03/2024 - 12/13/2024
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 12
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: International, World Cultures