Modernist Classics (DS4)
Literature and film in the Modernist tradition. Artistic innovation and its relation to adversarial social representation. Art as the subject of art and as special mode of understanding. Selected readings drawn from a stable of major artists: Ibsen, Strindberg, Chekhov, Yeats, Shaw, Conrad, Mann, Joyce, Kafka, Eliot, Stevens, Woolf, Pirandello, Proust, Faulkner, Beckett, Williams, Bernhard, Fellini, and Scorsese. One course.