• Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH Featured Masters Courses
  • Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Featured Masters Courses
  • Swansea University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Southampton Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
  • Goldsmiths, University of London Featured Masters Courses
  • Anglia Ruskin University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
Cranfield University Featured Masters Courses
Queen Mary University of London Featured Masters Courses
Cass Business School Featured Masters Courses
Nottingham Trent University Featured Masters Courses
University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses

Course content

This is a new MA programme building on the thriving undergraduate programme in Comparative Literature. This field, sometimes also understood as comparative cultural studies, has since its beginnings recognised the realities of cultural movement, of exchange and dialogue. At its centre is the notion of �world literature� along with attention to cultural, philosophical and theoretical questions. Research skills and training are an integral part of the MA. You will enjoy some flexibility in your choice of modules, while at the same time benefiting from the guidance of your tutor to ensure coherence in your studies. Whichever topics you study, you will have the opportunity to develop your academic writing skills.

Programme outline
The curriculum consists of a core module, Cultures of Comparison Theory of Practice, which deals with the history and nature of Comparative Literature as a discipline and which examines interdisciplinary, cross-national approaches to literature and critical theory.

You will also choose two optional modules such as:

Key Concepts in Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
Novels Behaving Badly
Thinking Translation
Orientalism in European Literature
Romantic Manifestos
History, Fiction, Memory in French Cinema
Reading Images: Painting, Photography, Film
European Jewish Literature
In Pursuit of Prejudice? Mutual Perceptions of Identity

Visit the MA Comparative Literature page on the Queen Mary University of London website for more details!

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...


Enquire About This Course

Recipient: Queen Mary University of London

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully




Cookie Policy    X