英語で読む日本文学 Reading Japanese Literature in English
【学習方法(Methods)】 The participants study the background of each story and its author and walk through the text, paying close attention to the subject matter and rhetorical devices such as metaphor. Active participation in discussion is encouraged. Secondary sources and supplementary materials will be handed out in class. DVDs and PowerPoint slides may be used.
【学習形態(Mode)】 Since this is not a course of literary criticism, the participants are welcome to respond from their perspectives and make unique comments based on their personal knowledge and experiences. The participants should also feel free to bring references they find of benefit to enrich dialogue and engage other participants.
【受講者に期待する達成レベル(Goal)】 1. Strengthen reading and speaking skills in English. 2. Achieve proficiency in textual and cultural literacy. 3. Learn to express opinions and share ideas with other participants. 4. Savor diverse works of literature and be immersed in the charm and wonder of storytelling.