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Comparative Literature
Chair: Robin Pickering-Iazzi (rpi2@uwm.edu) CRT 789 229-4382
Coordinator: Jian Xu (jianxu@uwm.edu) CRT 785 229-4382 Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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COMPLIT-133: Contemporary Imagination in Literature and the Arts (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to comparative literature, focusing on the study of world literatures and their relations to other arts, and to cultural and social currents.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 22950 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/04-12/13 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL B84 PDF

COMPLIT-199: Independent Study (1 - 6 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 16466 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 16467 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 16468 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 16469 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  

COMPLIT-207: Global Literature from Antiquity to the 1600s: (3 units; U ; HU)

Literary analysis through a survey of world literature from antiquity through the 1600s.

Notes:
May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Monsters and Marvels in the Pre-Modern World
HU   3 LEC 202 25748 - 09/04-12/13 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-231: Literature and Religion: (3 units; U ; HU)

A close study of the interrelationship of literature and religion across a wide historical spectrum.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none. CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Intro to the New Testament
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201 25024 - 09/04-12/13 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-233: Literature and Film: (3 units; U ; HU)

Themes, styles, and ideology in cinematic and literary texts.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Animals, Beasts and Creatures
HU   3 LEC 201 25984 - 10/22-12/13 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-289: Internship in Comparative Literature, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of comparative literature in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate settings.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 100- or 200-level course; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 20596 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  

COMPLIT-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18602 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  
    1 - 12 LEC 105 25968 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

COMPLIT-309: Great Works of Modern Literature: (3 units; U/G ; HU)

Literature of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, with emphasis on theme, movement, trend, genre, or mode.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; CompLit 207(R) or 208(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Truth of Others
HU   3 LEC 001 23814 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/04-12/13 Xu, Jian CRT 321 Word

COMPLIT-316: World Cinema: (3 units; U )

National cinemas in first, second, and/or third world nations; relationships among representation, narrative, and social forms.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. CompLit 316, English 316 & FilmStd 316 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr. st or English 290(P); satisfaction of OWC-A.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Scottish Cinema
    3 LEC 001 25025 11:00 AM-12:50 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Finch, Zachary CRT 104 Word
Consent required to audit.

COMPLIT-360: Seminar in Literature and Cultural Experience: (3 units; U/G )

How culture is expressed in literary works with specific emphasis on how dominant and marginalized groups are represented in literature.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
European Trauma & Cultural Memory
    3 SEM 202 25746 - 09/04-12/13 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-489: Internship in Comparative Literature, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of comparative literature in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in CompLit; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 20613 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 20921 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 20922 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 20923 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 20924 - 09/04-12/13   ROOM TBA  

COMPLIT-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 18601 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

COMPLIT-699: Advanced Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a CompLit faculty or instructional academic staff member. For further information, consult CompLit prog coord.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 16470 - 09/04-12/13 Seymour-Jorn, Caroline ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 16471 - 09/04-12/13 Paik, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 16472 - 09/04-12/13 Williams, Demetrius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 16473 - 09/04-12/13 Xu, Jian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 16474 - 09/04-12/13 Pitt, Kristin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 16475 - 09/04-12/13 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ROOM TBA  

COMPLIT-820: Translation Theory (3 units; G )

The role of translation in the development of languages, cultures, and societies; cultural and ideological forces shaping translations; contemporary theories of translation.

Notes:
CompLit 820 & Trnsltn 820 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 202 24229 - 09/04-12/13 Fisher, Anne ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

 
Additional Courses - Comparative Literature
 
ENGLISH-306: Survey of Irish Literature (3 units; U )

Irish literature from earliest times through the Literary Renaissance--folklore, saga, bardic poetry; poetry, fiction, and drama of the nineteenth century to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st; English 215(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21936 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Lanters, Josepha CRT 118 Word

TRNSLTN-820: Translation Theory (3 units; G )

The role of translation in development of languages, cultures, and societies; cultural and ideological forces shaping translations; contemporary theories of translation.

Notes:
CompLit 820 & Trnsltn 820 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23254 - 09/04-12/13 Fisher, Anne ROOM TBA  
Contact instructor for class location information.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 202 20979 - 09/04-12/13 Fisher, Anne ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $2300.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 203 25835 - 09/04-12/13 Fisher, Anne ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $2300.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

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