​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Programs are revised annually. All students must satisfy program requirements as outlined shnaton​​ in the  of the year they entered the program. For the current program requirements please consult the shnaton for this year.

For details about the 2019-20 program, please see the English​ Literature schedule​​​​ for 2019-20 (updated 11.07.2019), including both Fall and Spring semesters (by days and hours); and the Combined schedule​​​ (Literature & Linguistics) for the Fall semester (updated ​11.07.2019)


English Literature track (BA): first-year required courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​​Fall
Group 1: 08:00-10:00
Group 2: 10:00-12:00
​Tuesday
​0

English Language Skills*

Fall & Spring

14:00-16:00

Monday

4

Dr. Ben-zvi

Introduction to Prose Fiction A+B

132.1.0217

132.1.0227

Fall & Spring​


​Group 1: 10:00-12:00

Group 2: 12:00-14:00

Thursday

4

Dr. Rabkin

Academic W​​riting Workshop A+B

132.1.1051

132.1.1741

Fall

12:00-14:00

Monday

2

Dr. Kuminova

Roots of the Western Literary Tradition

132.1.1011

Fall


16:00-18:00


Monday​
2
​Prof. Bar-Yosef

Introduction to Drama

132.1.0260

Spring

10:00-12:00

Monday

2

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​


English Literature track (BA): second-year required courses


​​Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

​Fall & Spring

12:00-14:00

Monday

4

Dr. Weiman-Kelman

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

Dr. Kuminova

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

English Literature track (BA): first/second-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall

10:00-12:00

Tuesday​

2

Dr. Saliba-Salman​

The Detective Novel
132.1.0239

Spring​

12:00-14:00

Tuesday

2​

Dr. Kuminova

Masterpieces of Western Literature

 English Literature track (BA): second/third-year elective courses

Semester

Hours

Day​​

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall

08:00-10:00

Monday​

2

Prof. Bar-Yosef

The Vampire in Literature and Cul​ture

Fall 10:00-12:00Monday​ 2 Prof. SicherModern British Drama: The Comedy of the Absurd 

Fall​​ & Spring

10:00-12:00

Tuesday​

4

Dr. Segalovitz

Cisters: How Gender and Kinship Make Up Literary Sisterhood
A+B​

Fall​

12:00-14:00​

Tuesday

2

Dr. Saliba-Salman​

Literature and Memory​

Fall

12:00-14:00

Thursday​

2

Dr. Ben-Tovim

Writing and the Environment of War ​ 

Fall​

16:00-18:00

Tuesday​

2

Mr. Felendler​

Advanced Writing Workshop 

Spring​

14:00-16:00​

Tuesday

2

Mr. Felendler

Advanced Writing Workshop 


Spring
14:00-16:00

Monday &

Thursday

4
Dr. Landau​Shakespearean Comedy
​Spring

​08:00-10:00
​​Monday

​2
Dr. Rubin
Melville
Spring​​

​16:00-18:00​
Monday​2​Dr. Sobelman​​
Freud and Film

English Literature track (BA): third-year required courses​

Semester

Hours

Day​

Credits

Lecturer

Course

Spring 10:00-12:00 Monday 2 Dr. Segalovitz ​ Survey​​​ of​​ Twentieth-Century​ Literature
132.1.0299

English Literature track (BA): third-year seminars ​

Semester

Hours

Day

Credits

Lecturer

Course Name

Fall

14:00-16:00

Monday & 
Thursday

4​

Prof. Sicher

Post-War British Novel​ 

Fall & Spring

16:00-​18:00

Monday

4

Dr. Landau

Battlelines: The Politics of Literature and the Literature of Politics A+B 

Fall​ & Spring

10:00-12:00

Thursday

4

Dr. Weiman-Kelman

Passing: Movements of Gender and Race in American Literature and culture A+B


BA advisor: Dr. Aaron Landau

​Graduate advisor: Dr. Yael Ben-zvi