Summer 2014 - Graduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
Woolf, Bloomsbury, and World War I
We will focus on the Bloomsbury group and how it responded to what was then called "The Great War."
The seminar will help students with their own professional development, leading to a proposal to do a twenty-minute conference paper or creative project that will be presented at a professional venue of their choosing.
E. Forster, Passage to India
Paul Fussell, The Great War and Modern Memory
John Maynard Keynes, The Economic Consequences of the Peace
Lytton Strachey, Eminent Victorians
Virginia Woolf, Jacob's Room
Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:
Daily short quizzes on the readings (20%). A venue description and preliminary bibliography (20%). A project proposal and blbliography (20%). A draft project (20%). The final project (20%).