SPANISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE III

SPANISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE III

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Code
65314
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
9 credits during the 3nd year of 8740 Modern languages and cultures (L-11) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-LIN/05
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Modern languages and cultures)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course offers a literary, cultural, social and historical panorama of Sephardic culture. We will analyze the authors and the most significant works of the Sephardic literature written in Judeo-Spanish over the centuries, from the expulsion of the Jews from Spain (1492) to modernity, with particular attention to the production of the XX-XI centuries.

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Through course attendance and individual study, students will acquire the tools to:

- Read and translate literary passages into Judeo-Spanish;

- Comment, contextualize and analyze the proposed literary texts;

- Know the historical, linguistic and literary dynamics of a little-known expression of Hispanic letters.

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons in Spanish with the help of multimedia material; individual study of the books in the bibliography; study of the material in aulaweb.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Jews in Spain: culture, history, traditions, language

The expulsion: the Sephardic diaspora

Language: Judeo-Spanish

Religious literature

Traditional literary genres (Refranero, cuento popular, Romancero, Cancionero)

Adopted literary genres (Journalism, fiction, theater, poetry)

Contemporary literature

Sephardic music

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Alessia Cassani, Una lengua llamada patria. El judeoespañol en la literatura sefardí contemporánea, Barcelona, Anthropos, 2019.

Alessia Cassani (a cura di), Sentieri di Parole. Studi sul mondo sefardita contemporaneo, Firenze, Giuntina, 2019

Paloma Díaz Mas, Los sefardíes. Historia, lengua, cultura, Barcelona, Riopiedras, 2006.

Elena Romero, La creación literaria en lengua sefardí, Madrid, Mapfre, 1992.

The texts provided in class and the material uploaded in the classroom will also be part of the final bibliography.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

ALESSIA CASSANI (President)

MARCO SUCCIO

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons in Spanish with the help of multimedia material; individual study of the books in the bibliography; study of the material in aulaweb.

LESSONS START

Wednesday 19 February 2020

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam consists of an interview in Spanish on the topics covered.

Assessment methods

 

The student must demonstrate knowledge of the bibliography and course notes (for attending students), and of being able to read, translate, comment and contextualize a proposed literary text. Any further information will be provided in class and communicated through aulaweb.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
08/06/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
08/06/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale 20 gennaio 2020 ore 14 (aula A – Polo) 13 febbraio 2020 ore 9 (aula A – Polo) 8 giugno 2020 14.00 (aula B – Polo) 3 luglio 2020 ore 9.30 (aula A – Polo) Gli studenti dovranno iscriversi all'esame attraverso la pagina web www.unige.it. Inoltre, dovranno presentarsi puntuali per l'appello muniti di badge elettronico o documento d'identità.
09/06/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
02/07/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
03/07/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale 20 gennaio 2020 ore 14 (aula A – Polo) 13 febbraio 2020 ore 9 (aula A – Polo) 8 giugno 2020 9.30 (aula B – Polo) 3 luglio 2020 ore 9.30 (aula A – Polo) Gli studenti dovranno iscriversi all'esame attraverso la pagina web www.unige.it. Inoltre, dovranno presentarsi puntuali per l'appello muniti di badge elettronico o documento d'identità.
03/07/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
16/07/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
17/07/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale Colloquio in modalità telematica
04/09/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale 4 settembre (aula F - Polo di via delle Fontane) 18 settembre (aula A - Polo di via delle Fontane) Iscrizione all’esame obbligatoria attraverso la pagina internet www.unige.it. I candidati devono presentarsi puntuali per l’appello e muniti di libretto universitario o badge elettronico.
18/09/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale 4 settembre (aula F - Polo di via delle Fontane) 18 settembre (aula A - Polo di via delle Fontane) Iscrizione all’esame obbligatoria attraverso la pagina internet www.unige.it. I candidati devono presentarsi puntuali per l’appello e muniti di libretto universitario o badge elettronico.