English

Date and Time

Wednesday 28 April 2021

06:30 PM

The Speaker

Katherine Byrne

Lecturer in English
School of Arts & Humanities

English

About this talk

Twilight and Post-feminism

This short sample lecture will examine how one of the most popular YA novels of the C21st so far, Meyer’s Twilight, is problematic for young women today.

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Related course information

View course page for English - BA (Hons)

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q300

View course page for English and History - BA (Hons)

The best of both worlds. Unique historical expertise in a range of eras and contemporary and traditional English and writing skills.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: QV31

View course page for English with Education - BA (Hons)

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q3X3

View course page for English with History - BA (Hons)

Contemporary and traditional English Literature that develops writing skills, communication and creative thinking.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: Q3V1

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