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Syllabus 2018-19 - 12313008 - English-Spanish Comparative Literature (Literatura comparada inglés-español)

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  • Level 1: Tutorial support sessions, materials and exams in this language
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DEGREE: Grado en Filología hispánica (12313008)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF HUMAN SCIENCES AND EDUCATION

DEGREE: Grado en Estudios ingleses (12213006)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF HUMAN SCIENCES AND EDUCATION

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: English-Spanish Comparative Literature
CODE: 12313008 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 4 SEMESTER: PC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: GARCÍA GARCÍA, LUCIANO
DEPARTMENT: U115 - FILOLOGÍA INGLESA
FIELD OF STUDY: 345 - FILOLOGÍA INGLESA
OFFICE NO.: D2 - 247 E-MAIL: lugarcia@ujaen.es P: 953211818
WEBSITE: http://www4.ujaen.es/~lugarcia/
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 3
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

  1. Tradition, evolution and breaking with the past in English and Spanish literatures
    1.1. Overview of the English and Spanish literary histories from their origins. Common and differentiating elements
    1.2. Evolution and breaking with the past in English and Spanish literary history
  2.  English and Spanish literary genres compared and their evolution along literary history
    2.1. Introduction
    2.2. Narrative genres
    2.3. Poetic genres
    2.4. Dramatic genres
  3. Parallel developments:
    3.1. In the Middle Ages
    3.2. In the Renaissance
  4. Intertextuality: Spanish Literature in English Literature; English Literature in Spanish Literature
    4.1. Transtextuality: Spanish literature in English literature; English literature in Spanish literature
    4.2. Transtextuality in the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Restoration periods

These four chapters will go along with a selection of achoice of texts which match in thecorresponding topics.

1. The Battle of Maldon and  El Cantar del Mío Cid.
2. "The Reeve's Tale" and "Enxiemplo de don PitasPayas" ( Libro del buen amor).
3. Petrarchist Tradition in England and Spain: sonnetsby Thomas Wyatt, Henry Howard, Sir Philip Sidney, EdmundSpenser, and William Shakespeare compared widh sonnetsby  Garcilaso, Boscán, Lope de Vega,Góngora and Quevedo.
4. Development of Drama in England and Spain:   A Woman killed with Kindness  byThomas Heywoodcompared with  El castigo sin venganza byLope de Vega.
5. Poetas metafísicos, cavaliers y olímpicosingleses frente a barrocos yclasicistas española: poemas de diversos autoresingleses y españoles de este periodo.
6. Don Quixote in England: Don Quijote y Tom Jones (Henry Fielding).

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Students will be provided with the classnotes of the topic whichwill be lectured and discussed in class. Classes will revolvearound these classnotes: concepts will be clarified, examples willbe provided and texts will be commented.

The lecturer will propose the choice readings both in Englishand Spanish (these with translation into English if necessary) aswell as the bibliographical source in order to carry out analysis and text commentary.

 

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Assessment will be ruled by Royal Decree 1125/2003 of September5th by which the European Credit Transfer System is for officialuniversity degrees is established.

Active participation and attendance will be assessed with a 10 %rate of  the final grading. The lecturer will base thisportion of the assessment on the following aspects:

  • Regular class attendance.
  • Active participation in class.
  • Participation in discussion.
  • Signing in attendance list.

The mastery of the theoretical and practical concepts will beassessed through a written exam which will constitute 70 % of thefinal grading.

The remaining 20 % will be based on an individual paper. Thefollowing aspects will be taken into consideration: structure ofthe paper, delivery in time, quality of the written/oral expressionin English, quality of the content, originality, formal quality ofthe presentation. Plagiarism will be penalized with the loss of thegrading corresponding to this section.

The following competences will be taken into account: CB1, CB3, CB4, CB5, E01, E12, E13, E16, E21, G04, TO1, T03, T04.

The following learning outcomes will be taken into account: R01, R22, R23, R40, R41, R43, R44, R46, R47, R48, R54.

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • English literature: a survey for students. Edition: New ed., 29th impression. Author: Burgess, Anthony. Publisher: Burnt Mill: Longman, 2003  (Library)
  • The Norton anthology of English literature. Edition: 9th ed. Author: -. Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton, cop. 2012  (Library)
  • Manual de historia de la literatura española. Edition: -. Author: Rodríguez Cacho, Lina. Publisher: Madrid : Castalia, 2009  (Library)
  • Historia de la literatura española. Edition: -. Author: Cacho Blecua, Juan Manuel, coaut.. Publisher: Madríd : Crítica, 2010-  (Library)
  • A short history of english literature. Edition: 4th. ed., 1rst. reimp. Author: Evans, Ifor. Publisher: London: Penguin Books, 1990  (Library)
  • A short history of English literature. Edition: 1st published, repr. Author: Legouis, Émile. Publisher: Oxford: At the Clarendon, 1986  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Historia de la literatura española. Edition: -. Author: Alborg, Juan Luis. Publisher: Madrid: Gredos, 2001-  (Library)
  • Historia de la literatura española. Edition: -. Author: Menéndez Peláez, Jesús. Publisher: Madrid : Everest, 2005-2007  (Library)
  • The concise Cambridge history of english literature. Edition: 3rd. ed., reimp. Author: Sampson, George. Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004  (Library)
  • A Literary history of England. Edition: 2nd ed., reprinted. Author: -. Publisher: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1980-1981  (Library)
  • Historia de la literatura universal. Edition: -. Author: Riquer, Martín de. Publisher: Madrid : Gredos, cop. 2010  (Library)
  • Akal historia de la literatura: literatura y sociedad en el mundo occidental. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Madrid: Akal, D.L. 2004  (Library)
  • Entre lo uno y lo diverso: introducción a la literatura comparada : (ayer y hoy). Edition: 2ª ed.. Author: Guillén, Claudio. Publisher: Barcelona : Tusquets, 2013  (Library)
  • Presencia textual de España y de la literatura española en la obra dramática de James Shirley (1596-. Edition: -. Author: García García, Luciano. Publisher: Jaén: Universidad, 1999  (Library)