PROUST & BECKETT (CL3082)

Examines Proust's view on time and memory, love and impossibility, knowledge and jealousy in A la recherche du temps perdu, the account of magnificent failure, and a transition between the 19th-century and modern novel. The notion of failure is also central to the work of Beckett, greatly influenced by Proust. His Trilogy and selected plays are read. Original language option French. Fuller description at http://www.aup.edu/proust-and-beckett

Code: 
CL3082
Name: 
PROUST & BECKETT
Discipline: 
CL (Comparative Literature)
Type: 
Regular
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credits: 
4
Can be taken twice for credit?: 
No
Pre-requisites: 
None
Co-requisites: 
None