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Courses - Spring 2024
GERS
German Studies
Open Seats as of
02/24/2024 at 10:30 PM
GERS439K
Selected Topics in German Literature; Future Tense: Speculative Visions in Contemporary German Literature and Film
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Investigates how literature and film can help us speculate on the future and imagine more just worlds. We will consider how German-language writers and filmmakers respond to the precarity caused by neoliberal capitalism, climate change, biopolitics, colonialism, and racist violence by offering alternative and resistant visions that help us to think through the problems of the present. Taught in German.