30 Credits AUTUMN



Aims/Description: This module approaches Renaissance literature through the theme of transformation. It will look at examples of transformation in Renaissance writing, such as changing sex, changing religion, and changes between the human and the animal. It will also consider the changes that Renaissance writers wrought upon existing literary traditions such as the classical, the biblical and the medieval.

Restrictions on availability: Availability restricted to students from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Staff Contact: RUTTER TOM
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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