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HS Law and Literature : Course Schedule

Course Schedule ^top

18-10-17
organisation
law + literature: introduction
early modern English law: a glossary
25-10-17
Law + Literature
07-11-17
English Legal System 1:
early modern English law
15-11-17
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice (1596) 1:
prejudice vs. justice
equity
22-11-17
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice (1596) 2:
commerce + debt
contract law
28-11-17
some theory...
06-12-17
John Webster, The White Devil (1612) 1:
equity
Vittoria's arraignment
13-12-17
John Webster, The White Devil (1612) 2:
revenge
evidence
20-12-17
English legal system 2:
eighteenth-century law
10-01-18
Horace Walpole, The Castle of Otranto1764):
Gothic law
17-01-18
English legal system 3:
nineteenth-century law
the Victorian woman question
24-01-18
Charles Dickens, Bleak House (1852-53) 1:
Chancery
31-01-18
Charles Dickens, Bleak House (1852-52) 2:
(il)legitimacy + settlement
reform
07-02-18
Charles Dickens, Bleak House (1852-53) 3:
Bleak House in law school
open questions, conclusion


Expert Groups ^top

15-11-17
expert : William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice 1
22-11-17
expert 2: William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice 2
06-12-17
expert 3: John Webster, The White Devil 1
13-12-17
expert 4: John Webster, The White Devil 2
10-01-18
expert 5: Horace Walpole, The Castle of Otranto
24-01-18
expert 6: Charles Dickens, Bleak House 1
31-01-18
expert 7: Charles Dickens, Bleak House 2