ECS 321 / SPA 333 / COM 389

Cultural Systems – Proust, Freud, Borges

Rubén Gallo

An overview of three of the most influential writers in the twentieth century, focusing on selected masterpieces. All three were fascinated by similar topics: dreams and memory; sexuality; Judaism. All three lived during traumatic historical periods. Proust during WWI; Freud during WWII; and Borges during Peronismo. Seminar will explore the relationship between literature modernism, politics, and religion.

W 1:30-4:20pm

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