E 344L • Australian Literature and Film-W
3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Australian literature draws upon three significant traditionsBritish, European, and Americanin its forging of a vital and interesting national literature with its own unique features. We will read significant fiction produced in Australia in the 20th century as well as view important films. Overall, a discovery of a continent, a nation, and a literary and film tradition.
Sixteen pages of prose on written texts and films 90% Short reading quizzes 10%
Robyn Davidson, Tracks Frank Moorehouse, The Americans, Baby Michael Wilding, Mini-Anthology Small Xeroxed anthology of related stories and readings Films: Walkabout and selected others