Prof. James Corby

Prof. James Corby

Prof. James Corby

 B.A.(Hons)(Melit.),M.A.(Melit.),M.A.(Essex),Ph.D.(Essex)

Associate Professor

Old Humanities Building
University of Malta
Msida
  +356 2340 2613
My background is in both English Literature and Philosophy, and my lecturing and research tend to reflect this. I'm the founding co-editor, with Ivan Callus, of CounterText, published by Edinburgh University Press, and a founding member of the Futures of Literature Network. Right now I'm particularly interested in tragedy, indifference, performance, and the idea of the post-literary.
  • Romantic and Modernist Aesthetics
  • Literary Theory
  • Contemporary Poetry
  • Literature and Philosophy
  • Phenomenology
__Publications
  • ENG2273 - Contemporary Drama
  • ENG3051 - Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Ideas and Concepts
  • ENG3052 - Synoptic Study-Unit 2: Readings, Interpretations, Applications
  • ENG3173 - British Poetry after 1945
  • ENG3273 - An Introduction to Twentieth Century American Poetry
  • ENG5052 - Writing the Mediterranean
  • ENG5069 - Criticism Today: In Theory & Practice - An Advanced Introduction
__Other

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