Plan of Activities

Plan of our activities:

The Plan of Activities for Academic Year 2013/2014

 

 November:

 - Organizational meeting establishing a tentative plan for our activities

- Appreciating literature – thinking and writing about literature (Kate Chopin, “The Story of an Hour” and Alice S. Landy, “The basis of Literature”, “Writing about literature”, two chapter form The Heath Introduction to Literature pp.3-13).

 December:

- A trip to Berlin JFK Institute

January:

-  Appreciating Literature  Culler, J. (2000). Literary theory. A very short introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp.1-68

- Appreciating Literature  Culler, J. (2000). Literary theory. A very short introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 69-120

February:

 - Gothic fiction: Edgar Alan Poe “The Pit and Pendulum”

 - Family in the distorted mirror in  J. Updike’s Rabbit Run

March:

- S. King – horror and mythology

- Female characterization in The Great Gatsby by F.S. Fitzgerald

April:

- Tennessee William Glass Menagerie, watching a play discussion

- Reading and interpreting Glass Menagerie, rehearsal

May:

- Reading and interpreting Glass Menagerie, rehearsal

- An evening with live literature, performance for students and guests

June:

 - Farewell meeting: a brief summary of our activities