Studies in Literary Topics
CAS EN 595
Topic for Fall 2012: Language and Literature. Theories of language, meaning, signs, speech, and writing in relation to literary forms. What is language--and what is literary expression? Readings in theory include Nietzsche, Freud, Wittgenstein, Derrida; and literary texts include works by Rousseau, Shelley, Woolf, and Beckett.