A very Old Man with Enormous Wings       A white Heron     A Rose for Emily     Araby      A Jury of her Peers

Heart of Darkness     Her First Ball        If I were a man      Meneseteung     Metamorphosis     Miss Brill           The Guest   

The Rocking Horse Winner   The Garden of Forking Paths    The Death of Ivan Llych   

Rip Van Winkle        Wine 

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 About the course

 The objectives of this course are:

To read and compare several samples of national and migrant literature from various countries (in translation).

To trace ways of story writing and self-representation within an internation context.

To examine narrative strategies of depicting geopolitically rooted and migrant identities with reference to interdisciplinary theories of self and nation.

This course also teaches how to identify cultural diversity and cross-cultural themes within short works, and how to compare them within a cross-cultural, international framework.