PAMUK & WORLD LITERATURE

LIT 276S

Studies the novels and non-fiction of Nobel Laureate Orhan Pamuk as an introduction into ethics and politics of World Literature. Addresses social consequences of Pamuk's role as an intellectual-author who mediates between the national tradition and an international canon. Political implications of Sufism, cultural revolution, Orientalism, and post-colonialism. Secondary focus on cosmopolitan Islam and the Ottoman Empire. No Instructor: Göknar

Day / Time: 

WF 11:45 AM-01:00 PM

Location: 

Soc/Psych 128

Instructor: 

Göknar, Erdag

Section: 

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