Spanish & Portuguese | Contemporary Portuguese Literature
P567 | 3694 | Sadlier


Professor Darlene Sadlier
Email: sadlier
MW 2:30 - 3:45    3cr.  section # 3694
Ballantine Hall 332

This course will examine works by selected authors who represent major
trends in Portuguese literature from 1915 to the present. A central issue
in the course is the relationship between modernism, realism and
postmodernism.

A tentative list of authors and works to be read:

Fernando Pessoa (poetry selections by the heteronyms, including Pessoa
"himself")
Florbela Espanca (SONETOS COMPLETOS)
Manuel da Fonseca (SEARA DE VENTO; selected poems)
José Régio (O MEU CASO: FARSA)
Maria Judite de Carvalho (OS ARMÁRIOS VAZIOS)
"The Three Marias" (Maria Isabel Barreno, Maria Teresa Horta, Maria Velho
da Costa), NOVAS CARTAS PORTUGUESAS
José Saramago, JANGADA DE PEDRA

Requirements:

Students will write a midterm and final exam. They will also be required to
write a 10-12pp research paper.