UBKKB313 Introduction to the world literature 2

Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Summer 2020
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
PhDr. Hana Bednaříková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Oskar Mainx, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Oskar Mainx, Ph.D.
Institute of The Czech Language and Library Science – Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the course is to familiarize students with the the history of world literature since the period of modernism in 19th century till the period of globalization and multiculturalism of the 21st century. Key authors, their works as well as the main literary movements will be discussed in detail.
  • Novel and its structure
    Modern French, English, Russian and American poetry
    Modern novel: French, English, German
    American literature
    required literature
  • KREJČÍ, K.:. Česká literatura a kulturní proudy evropské. Praha 1975. info
  • BAŠTÍN, Š. a kol.:. Dejiny anglickej a americkej literatúry. Bratislava 1993. info
  • ANDERSON IMBERT, E.:. Dějiny literatur španělské Ameriky. Praha 1966. info
  • BĚLIČ,O - FORBELSKÝ, J.:. Dějiny španělské literatury. Praha 1984. info
  • Lexikon teorie literatury a kultury. Brno 2006. info
  • BRECHT, B.:. O realismu. Praha 1969. info
  • MACURA, V. a kol.:. Slovník světových literárních děl 1 - 2. Praha 1989. info
  • LEPAPE, P.:. Země literatury. Brno 2006. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: Přednáška 2 HOD/SEM.
Teacher's information
Active participation in the seminar (two absences are permitted), presentation of an essay.
The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2012, Summer 2013, Summer 2014, Summer 2015, Summer 2016, Summer 2017, Summer 2018, Summer 2019, Summer 2021, Summer 2022, Summer 2023.
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