1346.17 - Gender in Nordic literature after 1970 (BA)

Course number
Gender in Nordic literature after 1970 (BA)
First 90 ECTS of Bachelor Degree in Faroese. Other students with similar prerequisites can apply for individual course participation
Acquire theoretical knowledge about gender and literature as well as thorough insight into contemporary Nordic literature.
Read selected novels in Faroese and other Scandinavian languages and analyse them applying literary and gender theory.
Learning and teaching approaches
Class teaching with students and teachers presentations.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course the student is able to • present knowledge about contemporary literature • describe relevant concepts • analyse novels using relevant concepts • point out relevant contexts
Assessment method
Oral examination, 30 min. The students will have two days preparing the answer to an assigned topic.
Suzanne Brøgger Koral. 2017. Karl Ove Knausgård Min kamp bd. 4. 2010. Niviaq Korneliussen Homo sapienne. 2014. Kristín Marja Baldursdóttir Óreiða á striga. 2006 (Ruðuleiki á lørifti. Før. 2015). Jóanes Nielsen Glansbílætasamlararnir. 2005. Madam Nielsen Den endeløse sommer. 2017. Sofi Oksanen Renselse. 2008. (Danish 2010). Excerpts from: Pierre Bourdieu Den maskuline dominans. 1999 (1998). La domination masculine/The Maculine Domination Millenium – nye retninger i nordisk litteratur. Mads Bunch ritstj. Spring 2013. Nordisk kvindelitteraturhistorie. Over alle grænser 1990-2015.Ritstj. Anne-Marie Mai Marianne Stidsen Den nye mimesis. 2016. Feministiske tænkere. Ritstj. Dorte Marie Søndergaard. 2007.
Malan Marnersdóttir