Course Number

GERM 220; CMLT 220; PSYC 226;

Syllabus Date

Fall 2009

Department course is offered by

GERM - German

Course description

This course provides an introduction to Freud’s thinking, especially on literary and cultural topics. Reading his writing in conjunction with literary texts from a variety of cultural backgrounds, we will focus on the ways in which authors, artists, musicians and film makers from around the world have used Freud’s insights and try to determine in what ways his thoughts translate globally.


Sigmund Freud, literature, cultural studies



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