UnivIS

Young Adult Fiction and the Holocaust

Lecturers

Details

Time and place

  • Thu 10:15-11:45, Room KH 0.016 ICS

Modulzugehörigkeit

  • BA English and American Studies: Hauptmodul A (301) Literature (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: Zwischenmodul II) – HA
  • Lehramt Englisch an Gymnasien: Hauptmodul L-GYM Literature. (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: Zwischenmodul Literature) – HA (80 %)
  • MA English Studies: Core Module: Literature (module 4051, exam 40511: Written assignment (15 pages, 80%) and handout (2–3 pages, 20%))
  • MA English Studies: Master Module II: Literature (module 8360, exam 83601: Written assignment (15 pages, 80%) and handout (2–3 pages, 20%))
  • MA Literaturstudien – intermedial und interkulturell: Modul 4

Content

The literary representation of the Holocaust creates various literary and ethical challenges; and the task is even greater in the context of young adult fiction. This seminar will introduce students to some of the key issues in Holocaust studies through the analysis of a range of novels written for younger readers.

Additional information

Expected participants: 20