Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

FREN 337 001 (CRN: 14341)

SHAKESPEARE IN THE CARIBBEAN

Long Title: SHAKESPEARE IN THE CARIBBEAN: POST/COLONIAL READINGS
Department: Modrn & Classicl Lit & Culture
Instructor: Couti, Jacqueline
Meeting: 4:00PM - 5:15PM MW RZR 202 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 4
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 8:17PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
10-DEC-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: This course examines English translations of Caribbean and Latin American writers' retellings of Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Students will explore the construction of identity (including race and gender) and otherness since the beginning of the colonial project (1492). We will question the relationship between colonized and colonizer, and tropes such as the Master/Slave relationship. Taught in English.