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Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Hours to complete

Aprox. 10 horas para completar

Sugerido: 10 hours of videos and assessments...
Available languages

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)...

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Course Roadmap

In this module Professor Holsinger poses a working definition of historical fiction and sets expectations for the course content and assignments....
Reading
2 videos (Total: 21 min), 2 readings
Video2 videos
How to Get the Most out of this Course8m
Reading2 lecturas
How to Use Discussion Forums10m
Get to Know Your Classmates10m
Semana
2
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2 horas para completar

What is Historical Fiction?

In this module Professor Holsinger details the history of the historical fiction novel through the 18th and 19th centuries....
Reading
6 videos (Total: 82 min), 1 quiz
Video6 videos
The Pre-History of Historical Fiction12m
From Archive to Novel12m
Differentiating fiction and history in the 18th and 19th century10m
A look at Sir Walter Scott and work of the 18th century12m
The global reach of the historical fiction genre21m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
What Is Historical Fiction?30m
Semana
3
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1 hora para completar

Poetry and Exile in Ancient Rome: Jane Alison

In this module author and professor Jane Alison interacts with the seminar class students of Professor Holsinger’s at UVa to discuss her experience writing “The Love Artist.”...
Reading
4 videos (Total: 78 min)
Video4 videos
Using characters to set the set the historical context21m
An indepth look at the characters and story19m
Some challenges in historical fiction writing19m
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4
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1 hora para completar

Two Centuries of Historical Fiction

This module reviews the history of historical fiction looking at major works and authors from the 18th and 19th century including The Leatherstocking Tales, William Wells Brown, and Charles Dickens....
Reading
4 videos (Total: 60 min), 1 quiz
Video4 videos
Cooper's Leatherstocking Tales (continued)15m
Brown's "Clotel": Slavery, Fiction, and a Founding Father14m
Dickens and the French Revolution: "A Tale of Two Cities"15m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Two Centuries of Historical Fiction 24m

Instructor

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Bruce Holsinger

Professor
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Acerca de University of Virginia

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