Ba english literature and american studies combine literature with the history, politics and popular culture of the united states compare this course overview entry requirements application and selection course details you can find regulations and policies relating to student life at the university of manchester,. History & literature's field of american studies gives students the opportunity to examine the history and literature of the united states the field encourages students to take courses from the pre-colonial period to the present, emphasizing cultural exchanges among diverse populations within and beyond the borders of the united states. Urgency, american studies, american literary studies included, in north america and elsewhere, has become, or re-become, comparative since the 1990s, american and english.
Literature translation studies cultural studies / religious studies film / media studies so psy dh h as pcl gen 5 wikipedia • comparative literature (sometimes abbreviated comp lit, or referred to as global or world literature) is an academic field dealing with the literature of two or more different linguistic, cultural or nation groups. American studies graduates will have read about anything from us politics, literature and native american history, to music and film no wonder, then, that it proves a big draw – particularly as. Focus your literature master of arts from university of houston-clear lake on studies about the literature and culture of the us and the americas.
Explore us and english history, literatures, politics, cultural theory, popular culture, and film study the uk's oldest american studies course, at a university ranked 3 rd in the uk for american studies (complete university guide 2019) take an optional semester or year abroad at a north american university. The body of literature includes all studies that address related or identical hypotheses or research problems a well-done integrative review meets the same standards as primary research in regard to clarity, rigor, and replication for example, a review of the internet’s impact on american presidential politics could focus on the. French and american studies of the shoah: a comparison karla grierson french and american studies of the shoah: a comparison by karla grierson karla grierson, a native of brandon, manitoba, teaches literature and holocaust studies since at least 19702 is still best.
Comparing & contrasting american literature readings: essay prompts this lesson offers you a series of prompts for writing compare and contrast essays based on american literature. For those who specifically choose to study literature in the us, the breadth of an english program will encompass the history of the english language, composition, modern english grammar, british literature, american colonial literature, multi-cultural literature, literary criticism or theory, and even some are beginning to add english as. Comparison and contrast questions choose one piece of literature from the colonial american period then, choose one piece from contemporary america.
African and african american studies 123x mass incarceration in historical perspective hinton (b) african and african american studies 123y the historical philosophy of web dubois west (1865-1945h) (b) [african and african american studies 123z american democracy west and unger] (b) african and african american studies 125x.
Latin american studies the following 2017-2018 courses count for concentration credit in the latin american studies field in most cases, this means that at least 50% of the material in the course relates directly to the student’s field. In your first year, you take an introductory module in american studies and two literature modules focusing on romanticism and the connections between literature and culture in the us in your second year, you examine key themes in american culture and study topics such as 19th-century american literature. Study literature in the us literature studies in the us can be conducted in any region of the country most major, four year universities offer a degree in english literature.