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  • Locations: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Type: Homestay, Residence Hall Language of Instruction: English
Program Description:
Literature 
Discover the complex role of the Other in European literature. This program invites you to join discussions on contemporary issues of identity, marginalization, and the idea of the foreigner.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS 
  • Meet with European contemporary authors and scholars, and build the analytical framework to articulate your own critical voice 
  • Develop skills necessary to analyze and deconstruct the underlying assumptions in works of literature, and consider the historic and social contexts in which texts were written 
  • Travel with your classmates and DIS faculty on course-integrated Study Tours to explore British literature from a postcolonial perspective 
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IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
It's a good fit if you study: 
  • Creative Writing 
  • Literature 
  • English

CORE COURSE 

Imagining the Other in European Literature 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Examine how Otherness has been imagined and depicted in Nordic and European literature. Through questioning the underlying assumptions in European literature, explore the processes of constructing and representing the outsiders in terms of race, gender, culture, social class, sexual orientation, religion, and nationality. 
Week-Long Study Tour: London
Core Course Week: Sweden 

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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 08/15/2020 05/15/2021
Fall 2020 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 08/15/2020 12/12/2020
Spring 2021 10/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 01/16/2021 05/15/2021

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.