October 1, 2012
ayjay:

W. H. Auden taught at the University of Michigan during the 1941-42 academic year. Here’s a syllabus from one of his classes. Hey teachers: next time one of your students complains that your schedule is too demanding, show him or her this.

ayjay:

W. H. Auden taught at the University of Michigan during the 1941-42 academic year. Here’s a syllabus from one of his classes. Hey teachers: next time one of your students complains that your schedule is too demanding, show him or her this.

  1. expatminister reblogged this from ayjay and added:
    Would’ve loved to take this class with Auden. I would have completely failed it I’m sure. But what a glorious failure it...
  2. postafterpost reblogged this from ayjay and added:
    Two credit hours.
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    Wagner for required listening? Dante, Augustine, Pascal, Kierkegaard, Dostoevsky, and Rilke in the same semester? “Fate...
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    mmmm, this would be tempting if it weren’t lady-book-year.
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    Kierkegaard, Ibsen, Kafka, and Mead. Word. Neat image.
  17. dagwolf reblogged this from robcam-wfu and added:
    To be fair, though, this was one of those advanced undergrad/grad seminars. It’s actually not a lot of reading for the...
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    W. H. Auden’s syllabus for ”Fate and the Individual in European Literature” - a class he taught at the University of...
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    Holy hell…have we gotten weak, am I just...wimp…or does 6,000 pages