Taught course

English Literature: Literature and Modernity:1900 to the Present

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Literature, Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Good honours degree normally in English Literature.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course examines a range of literary and theoretical contexts, introducing ways in which writing and imagination shape and share in cultural and political processes. It examines the role of literature in the formation of political and cultural systems under the conditions of 'modernity', and explores recent and contemporary redefinitions of literature, textuality and interpretation. A particular focus is on the relationship of literature and criticism to problems of cultural politics.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Programme Admissions Officer
Email
llc.postgrad@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 650 3030