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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Programs are revised annually. All students must satisfy program requirements as outlined 

in the​ shnaton​​ of the year they entered the program. For the current program requirements please consult the shnaton for this year.

For details about the 2021-22 program, please see the English​ Literature program schedule​​​​​​​ (updated 19.08​.2021), which includes​ both Fall and Spring semesters (by days and hours).


BA in English Literature 2021-22
First-year required courses 

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​​Fall
Group 1: 10:00-12:00
Group 2: 12:00-14:00
​Tuesday
​0
Mr. Cohanim
English Language Skills​*
132.1.0410

Fall & Spring

16:00-18:00

Monday

4

Dr. Ben-zvi

Introduction to Prose Fiction A+B

132.1.0217

132.1.0227

Fall & Spring​


​Group 1: 08:00-10:00

Group 2: 10:00-12:00

Thursday

4

Mr. Cohanim

Academic W​​riting Workshop A+B

132.1.1051

132.1.1741

Fall

10:00-12:00

Monday

2

Dr. Kuminova

Roots of the Western Literary Tradition

132.1.1011

Fall & Spring


14:00-16:00


Monday​
4
​Prof. Bar-Yosef

Introduction to Drama A+B

132.1.0337

132.1. 0332

Spring

12:00-14:00

Monday & Thursday 

4

Dr. Wamsley

Introduction to Poetry​

132.1.0197

 *In the first week of the semester, all first-year students must take an English writing skills exam, which will be given in the English language skills workshop. Students who pass the exam will be exempt from this workshop


Second-year required course

​​​Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​Fall & Spring

12:00-14:00

Monday

4

Dr. Segalovitz

Literary Th​​eory in the Twentieth Century A+B

132.1.3161

132.1.3171

Fall & Spring

Group 1: 12:00-14:00
Group 2: 16:00-18:00

Thursday

Thursday

2
2

Mr. Flendler

Mr. Flendler

Literary Theory in the Twentieth-Century A+B

Tutorials

Fall

14:00-16:00

14:00-16:00

Monday &

Thursday

4​

Dr. Landau

Survey of English Literature I: 1350-1680

132.1.2351

Spring

08:00-10:00

08:00-10:00

Monday &

Thursday

4

Prof. Bar-Yosef

Survey of English Literature II:1660-1900

​132.1.2361

Spring

10:00-12:00

10:00-12:00

Monday &

Thursday

4​

Dr. Ben-zvi

Survey of American Literature​

132.1.1391


First/second/third-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Spring

12:00-14:00

Tuesday 

2

Dr. Kuminava

Masterpieces of Western Literature​ 

132.1.0207

 
Second-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name
Spring
​16:00-18:00
​Tuesday
​2
Mr. Felendler

​Advanced Academic Writing ​
132.1.0309


Second/third-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day​​

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall

10:00-12:00

Monday​ 

2

Prof. Bar-Yosef

The Vampire in Literature and Culture
132.1.0183​
Fall & Spring14:00-16:00Tuesday2 Dr. Ben-Tovim The War Writing Tradition: At War with Words​ A+B
132.1.0340

132.1.3402

Fall​​

10:00-12:00

Tuesday

2

Prof. Sicher

Modern British Drama: The Comedy of the Absurd 

Spring

16:00-18:00​

Monday &
Thursday

4

Dr. Weiman-Kelman 

Between East and West: Jewish American Women132.1.0198

Spring

10:00-12:00

Tuesday

4

Prof. Sicher

The 9/11 Novel 
132.1.0347
Spring

14:00-16:00​Monday
2
​Mr. Cohanim
Graphic Literature: Image, Text, and the In-between​ 
132.1.3001​​


Third-year required courses​

Semester

Hours

Day​

Credits

Lecturer

Course​​

Fall & Spring
10:00-12:00 Thursday Dr. Segalovitz ​ Survey​​​ of​​ Twentieth-​Century​ Literature A+B
132.1.0299


Third-year elective courses

Semester​

Hours

Day​

Credits

Lecturer

Course​

​​Spring
​​12:00-14:00
​​Thursday 
​2
Prof. Bar-Yosef
The Golden Age of British Children's Literature
​​Spring

​12:00-14:00
Monday
2
Dr. Fermentto-Tzaisler​​
​American Protest Literature 
​Fall

16:00-18:00

Tuesday 

2
Mr. Felendler
​​Academic Writing for 3rd Year Students​
​​Fall
​​12:00-14:00
​Monday
​​2
Ms. Rosenfeld
​Creative writing
132.1.0228​


BA in English Literature: third-year seminars 

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall 

14:00-16:00

Monday & Thursday 

4​

 Prof. Goodblatt

Poetic Drama:  Religion, Carnival, Theater
132.1.0256

Fall & Spring

16:00-​18:00

Monday 

4

Prof. Sicher

Postwar British Novel ​A+B

Spring

14:00-16:00

Monday & Thursday ​


4

Dr. Landau

Battlelines: The Politics of Literature and the Literature of Politics ​


BA advisor: Prof. Eitan Bar-Yosef​​

​Graduate advisor: Dr. Yael Ben-zvi