1.Anthills of the Savannah by Achebe
2.Ambiguous Adventures by Cheikh Hamiduo Kane
3.Women at Point Zero by Nawal El Saadawi
1.Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon.
2.Orientalism by Said.
3.'What is Sufism', in Sufism:An Introduction to the Mystical Tradition by Boston Mass.
4.Confronting Empire:Interviews with David Barsmian by Eqbal Ahmed, foreward by Edward Said.
5. Ideology of Differences by Said.
The course offers students a sense of 2Oth century literary, social and political context. Variety of reading that this course offers helps students evaluate their own position in contemporary socio-political context as well as it helps them seek solution for their problems being member of Third world country as almost all fiction and non-fiction works of this course are voices from third world countries.
Course Learning Outcomes
Students will understand literary, social and political trends of 2Oth Century. They will be able to identify variety of experimentation done by writers to bring home their ideas. It will inform them about history and the reasons for the kind of present that they are living in and thus they'll be able to better analyze their own position as well as problems.
Edward Said on Orientalism
Understanding the Major conflicts highlighted by author in the novel
A critical study of ambiguous adventures
Lecture by Arundhti Roy which questions that who the author is? And Who it should be?
Women at point zero
On Frantz Fanon, Wretched of the Earth/ On Violence
Ambiguous adventures, article
Book Title : Confronting Empire
Author : Eqbal Ahmad
Edition : First
Publisher : Library of Congress Cataloging in publication data
Book Title : The Empire Writes Back
Author : Bill Ashcroft
Book Title : Culture and Imperialism
Author : Edward Said
Book Title : The Location of Culture
Author : Homi k Bhabha