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German Literature of the 20th Century II

Code: 188239
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Marijana Erstić
Lecturers: prof. dr. sc. Marijana Erstić - Seminar
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 15
Seminar 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The aim of the course is to gain insight into the literature of the second half of the 20th century, as well as contemporary German literature, in the socio-historical context. Using the knowledge gained in the previous literary courses, students will study and critically judge the most important literary phenomena, authors and works of that period.
Learning outcomes:
  1. - to distinguish the specificities of the literary periods in the second half of the 20th century
  2. - explain various historical, cultural, political and social influences on the development of German literature in the second half of the 20th century/the beginning of the 21th century
  3. - analyze and interpret selected literary works in the given context
  4. - discuss the most important features and authors of German literature in the second half of the 20th century
  5. - to translate and interpret the literary phenomena of that period in the European cultural and socio-political context
  6. - prepare a seminar paper on the topic of 20th century German literature
  1. Geschichte der deutschen Literatur/Von 1945 bis zur Gegenwart, , Wittenberg, Hildegard/Bark, Joachim, Klett, 2002.
  2. Lichtjahre. Eine kurze Geschichte der deutschen Literatur von 1945 bis heute, , Weidermann, Volker, Btb Verlag, 2007.
  3. Geschichte der deutschen Literatur. Bd II: Vom 19. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart, , Sorensen, Bengt Algot, C. H. Beck, 2016.
  4. Primarna literatura, Izbor iz primarne literature (studenti biraju književna djela po danim uputama), Razni, Razni, .
Optional literature:
  1. Meine deutsche Literatur seit 1945. Anz, Thomas (ur)., , Reich-Ranicki, Marcel, Pantheon Verlag, 2017.
  2. Deutsche Literaturgeschichte. Von den Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart, , Beutin, Wolfgang, Metzler, 2013.
  3. Deutsche Literatur: Eine Sozial- und Kulturgeschichte, , Nusser, Peter, WBG, 2012.
6. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - German Language and Literature
Consultations schedule: