Module Identifier EN33720  
Academic Year 2000/2001  
Co-ordinator Dr Timothy Woods  
Semester Intended For Use In Future Years  
Next year offered N/A  
Next semester offered N/A  
Course delivery Seminar   20 Hours 10 x 2 hr seminar workshops  
Assessment Continuous assessment   2 essays (2,500 words each)   100%  
  Resit assessment   Resubmit any failed elements and/or make good any missing elements.    

Brief description
This course will consider 'postmodernism' in a number of its guises in various genres. It will focus on issues of texutal reflexivity, its connection to 'modernism', whether or not it is a 'style' or historical term. Authors who will be studied will include Pynchon, Auster, Rushdie, the "Language" poets, Carter, Greenaway, William Gibson.