LIT302 : Modern Literature

Convener(s): To Be Provided


Please note: This module may or may not run in any given semester. Please check with the tutor.

General Information

This course focuses on literature and film from the late 19th Century up to 1945, and in particular on Anglo-American and Irish Modernism. While Modernism will be at the centre of the course, represented by Joyce, Woolf, and Eliot for example, we will examine a full range of texts of that period and pay attention to the vast range of styles, issues, and aesthetic movements of the period.


Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study


Assessment 1: A close reading examination worth 30% of the module grade.
Assessment 2: A research coursework essay worth 70% of the module grade.

Over the two assessments you MUST write about a MINIMUM of 4 authors/poets/filmmakers.


Contact Details


Information last changed: Friday 04th of March 2016 :: 09:51:50 AM (GMT)

Please note: This module may or may not run in any individual session. Please check with the course convener.


The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK