Lehrveranstaltungen im Sommersemester 2013

Ü Introduction to North American Studies

Florian Freitag

Kurzname: 06.008.0032
Kursnummer: 06.008.0032

Inhalt

1. 15 April 2013 General Introduction
2. 22 April 2013 Introduction to the Library Databases I [k. lorenz]
3. 29 April 2013 Introduction to the Library Databases II [choose your tour]
4. 06 May 2013 Reference Management Systems
5. 13 May 2013 Library Scavenger Hunt
6. 27 May 2013  Defining (North) American Studies
    Hebel chapter 1.1
    Presentation: Cultural Studies
    Presentation: Rosenwald, Multilingual America
    Presentation Series: 1. Norton Anthology/Heath Anthology
       2. Matthiessen, American Renaissance
       3. Current Issue
7. 03 June 2013  Scope of North American Studies
    Hebel chapter 1.2
    Group work: Presentations at various conferences
    Presentation Series: 1. Geschichte der USA
       2. Smith, Virgin Land
       3. Current Issue
8. 10 June 2013 Institutionalization of North American Studies
    Hebel chapter 1.3
    Presentations: DGfA, GKS
    Presentation Series: 1. Amerikanische Literaturgeschichte
       2. Marx, Machine in the Garden
       3. Current Issue
9. 17 June 2013 History of North American Studies I: North American National    Identities – Myth and Symbol School & Thematic Criticism
    Hebel chapter 8.1 & 8.2
    Davey, “Surviving the Paraphrase”
    Presentation Series: 1. Kanadische Literaturgeschichte /        History of Literature in Canada
       2. Frye, “Conclusion”
       3. Current Issue
10. 24 June 2013 History of North American Studies II: Canon Revisions
    Hebel chapter 8.7
    John Guillory, “Canon”
    Group Work: Comparison of Anthologies

    Presentation Series: 1. USA-Lexikon
       2. Atwood, Survival
       3. Current Issue
11. 01 July 2013 History of North American Studies III: The Transnational     Turn in (North) American Studies
    Hebel chapter 8.9
    Siemerling/Casteel, Canada and Its Americas
    Presentation Series: 1. Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada
       2. Bercovitch, Puritan Origins
       3. Current Issue
12. 08 July 2013 Regionalism in North America
    Hebel chapter 2.2
    Garreau, Nine Nations of North America
    Ricou, “Regionalism”
    Presentation Series: 1. A Glossary of Literary Terms
       2. Grace, Idea of North
       3. Current Issue
13. 15 July 2013 Poetry Reading

Zusätzliche Informationen

Book for acquisition: Udo Hebel, Einführung in die Amerikanistik/American Studies, Stuttgart 2008. 
https:/www.metzlerverlag.de/index.php?mod=bookdetail&isbn=978-3-476-02151-9]

Voraussetzungen / Organisatorisches

This course is highly recommended for first-year students (ideally to be taken before the proseminar).

Termine:

Datum (Wochentag)UhrzeitOrt
15.04.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
22.04.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
29.04.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
06.05.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
13.05.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
27.05.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
03.06.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
10.06.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
17.06.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
24.06.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
01.07.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
08.07.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude
15.07.2013 (Montag)13.00 - 14.30 Uhr02 369
8511 - FAS Hauptgebäude

Semester: SoSe 2013