Irish Literature and  Culture                                  Basic level, 7,5 ECTS (5 points)





This course introduces students to Irish literature from a cultural viewpoint. The course consists of a series of seminars, where the following genres are studied: the short story, the novel, drama, poetry and film. Within each of these genres, contemporary works are compared with earlier works representative of the Irish cultural tradition. An additional aim is to further the students' communicative skill in the English language.