Main Concepts and Schools in Literary Theory

Discipline: Literary Studies


The course traces the major concepts and schools in literary theory. It analyses the emergence of literary theory in the early 20th century and discusses how the concepts of literature, text, and the relationship between content and form are understood by different literary theoretical strategies. It presents the main debates between the schools of literary thought. During the course students learn how to analyse literary works using the methodologies developed by literary theory.


08 – 12 May

Format: Hybrid

Language: English

Student Level: Bachelor

Number of ECTS: 3

Number of Students: No Limit

Prerequisites and registration procedures (i.e. language, fee, registration dates)

Basic knowledge in literary history 


Duration, Application Deadline and How to apply

Application Deadline: 05/05/2023

Ready to Get Involved? Apply below.

E-mail to Ms Slavena Nikolova

Marcia Tiburi – TERRADORADA (paintings exhibition) – Auditorium MR002

Deavan Michelle La Tray – Chroma Depth (paintings exhibition) – Hall Auditorium MR002

Eva Dimitrova – Beauty without filters (photgraphy exhibition) – Hall Auditorium MR002

Michail Bakas – Equality in Life, Society and Education Human stories. Another road to the European Dream (photography exhibition) – University Entrance Hall

Indira Sofia Molina Caliz – Au sud du sud (dance performance) – Hall Auditorium MR002 – Closing session, cocktail time.

All performances will be available on November 8 except for the dance performance which will be held just before the cocktail.