Sastra Populer-Rahmawan Ja...
COURSE DESCRIPTION, AIMS, AND OBJECTIVES
This course provides basic knowledge on popular literature in English. In this course several bestselling novels are used as a means of understanding the causes and components of their popularity. Supplementary reading will focus on the publishing industry and the profession of authorship. This course is designed to help students build their critical thinking, writing, and speaking through the study of popular novels that are crucial for both success in their workplace and further study in literature. Students will choose a title from the bestsellers database at the beginning of the semester, read the book and contribute into the database of assignments: a bibliographic description of a first edition, a publishing history, a reception history, a biographical sketch, and a critical essay.
This course offers basic knowledge on popular literature so that they can demonstrate strong ability to understand and anSelengkapnya »