Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
King's

English 2261F/G

PSYCHOLOGY AND LITERATURE: TORTURED MINDS, TWISTED TEXTS


This course investigates the connections between literary story-telling and psychological storytelling, between stories that authors tell about characters and the stories that we tell about ourselves. Examining key psychoanalytical literary texts, this course considers the extent to which psychoanalytic theory employs literary to explain the workings of the unconscious.

Antirequisite(s): English 2061F/G (2014-15), (2013-14); English 2061F/G (2016-17).

Prerequisite(s): At least 60% in 1.0 of English 1020E or English 1022E or English 1024E or English 1035E or English 1036E or both English 1027F/G and English 1028F/G, or English 1901E, or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: ENGLISH

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