Modern Critical Theory past/Previous question paper
Modern Critical Theory Fall 21 in final paper
Q#1. Define the general features and thematic features of Modernism as alterary movement comprehensively. (10)
Q#2. Explain Psychoanalytical criticism in detail. Discuss the Dream Work as presented by
Freud in his Interpretention of Dreams, (10)
Q#3. Define Feminism as a literary theory. Write the major characteristics (themes) proposed in 4th wave (me too) of feminism. (10)
Q#4. Define Postcolonialism. Discuss Diaspora. Alterity. Eurocentrism and Imperialism as the
main topics in postcolonial criticism. (10)
Q#5. Write comprehensive note on the following: (5+5=10)
2. Marxist and socialist Feminism
Modern Critical Theory Sessional I in 2021
Attempt the following question in detail.
Question:1 Write a detailed note on Defamiliarization and Literariness as discussed by Shaklovsky and Roman Jakobson in the throry of formalism. 15
Final term paper 2021
Subject: Modern Critical Theory Total Time Allowed: 3 hours
Max Marks: 50
Keeping in mind the Narrative Theory/Narratology, define the following terms. 4+3+3
Who is the reader? Who is the implied reader? What experiences, thoughts, or knowledge does the text evoke? What aspects or characters of the text do you identify or dis-identify with, and how does this process of identification affect your response to the text?
Question 3 Write short notes on the following techniques.
1. Black Humor
Differentiate between the terms Colonialism and Imperialism. Also, discuss the issues promoted by Colonial Literary writings.
What is Postmodernism? Is it a continuation of or a rejection of modernism?
Discuss the major concerns that are discussed by postmodern literary theory. 10