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'Literary Theory and Theorists' - Course Overview
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An overview of the course 'Literary Theory and Theorists'. This lesson talks about the pedagogy of the course, contents and target audience of this course.

Amirtha Devarajan
Student of English Literature. Passionate about teaching.Follow me for lessons on language and literature :)

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Hi Amirtha, Aditi vaid this side. Recently viewed your lectures here on unacademy. U've done an amazing work. Actually I need your help. I am pursuing M.A.English. Currently I am in first year. But I am facing some problems. Actually I am from commerce backgroud. after completing b.com and then mba. I decided to go for masters in literarture. Although I've topped my class in first semester. got 70%. But I am just reading text books and giving exams. I wanna go in depth of literature, understand its basics, understand its nature, increase my analysing power. U know I wanna go to the very core of this subject and i really don know how can i do that. I don even know where should I start from. Please help me out. Thankyou.
Hi Amirtha, Aditi vaid this side. Recently viewed your lectures here on unacademy.... U've done an amazing work. Actually I need your help. I am pursuing M.A.English. Currently I am in first year. But I am facing some problems. Actually I am from commerce backgroud. after completing b.com and then mba. I decided to go for masters in literarture. Although I've topped my class in first semester. got 70%. But I am just reading text books and giving exams. I wanna go in depth of literature, understand its basics, understand its nature, increase my analysing power. U know I wanna go to the very core of this subject and i really don know how can i do that. I don even know where should I start from. Please help me out. Thankyou.
  1. Literary theory and theorists BY- AMIRTHA DEVARAJAN


  2. About me Student of English Literature Passionate about teaching From Delhi Rate and Review


  3. About This Course Will introduce major literary theories and Theorists Divided into 6 Modules Will deal with most significant essays/ Theorists. Will make you sensitive and sensitized towards issues; Will provide you with multiple perspectives


  4. Modular Division of The course Luce Irigaray Judith Butler Derrida Foucalt Post Feminism Elaine Showalter Structurali Roland Barthes sm Sigmund Freud . Althusser Gramsci Psychoa Jacques Lcan nalysisC.G Jung Marxismm " Franz Fanon Edward Said Ferdinand De Sassure Loius Strauss Pos Coloniali SITI Structuralism


  5. Target Audience The Students pursuing Under graduation from D.U.(als other Univ.) in English Lit. Those preparing for UGC-NET Those preparing for M.A. Entrance Exams.


  6. What will you gain from this course An edge over everyone in writing any answer. An alternate perspective to read and look at the world Sensitive approach towards socia issues and an open, receptive mind