FIN240H1: Masterpieces of Scandinavian Literature

Hours: 
12L/12S

Introduction to the greatest authors of Scandinavian literature and their greatest works, particularly August Strinberg, Henrik Ibsen, H.C. Anderssen, Knut Hamsun, Selma Lagerlof, Pr Lagerkvist, Aleksis Kivi, Sigrid Undset and Halldor Laxness, etc. These are situated in their Scandinavian context and in world literature. (Offered every two or three years)

Recommended Preparation: 

Some background in literature

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)