Modern Greek Literature II

English
Code: 
E1173
DFLTI Course Code (Cardisoft): 
ΛΟ0102
DFLTI Credits: 
2.00
ECTS Credits: 
2.00
Type of Course: 
Semester: 
Hours per week: 
2
Course Details: 

Students are introduced to the works of Palamas, Cavafy, Sikelianos, Karyotakis, Ritsos, Varnalis, the ‘30s generation, the Surrealists, the minor poets of the interwar period, Tsirkas, Pentzikis, the first and second post-war generation and the contemporary writers, especially Valtinos and Patrikios. Special focus is given to the work of the great translators: Chatzopoulos, Theotokis, Kosmas Politis and Aris Alexandrou.

Teacher: 
Core Bibliography: 
Πολίτης, Λ. (1978), Ιστορία της νεοελληνικής λογοτεχνίας, Αθήνα: ΜΙΕΤ. Κεντρωτής, Γ. (2003), Πόσα χουνέρια και τι πλεκτάνες!, Αθήνα: Τυπωθήτω. Δημαράς, Κ.Θ. (1948), Ιστορία της νεοελληνκής λογοτεχνίας, Αθήνα: Ίκαρος.