Student Resources

Top of the List:

Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetics: http://soka.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/prpoetry?institutionId=881&tab=entries&institutionId=881

The Dictionary of the Untranslatables: http://soka.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=cat02397a&AN=ikl.b1723015&site=eds-live

Chicago Terms in Media Theory: https://lucian.uchicago.edu/blogs/mediatheory/keywords/

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: https://plato.stanford.edu/

Political Concepts: https://www.politicalconcepts.org/

 

 

Fact Checking

Chicago Guide to Fact Checking: http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/C/bo21182584.html

 

Style

MLA Manual of Style: https://style.mla.org/

Chicago Manual: http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/home.html

 

Language

Grammar: https://www.usingenglish.com/glossary/

Phrases: http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/index.html

Oxford English Dictionary: http://www.oed.com/

 

Digital Life

Essay of the Week: https://www.aldaily.com/

Podcast: BBC 4 In Our Time (each program features a bibliography)  https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qykl/episodes/downloads

Fact Cocktail: BBC 4 Witness:

Parlezvous français ? Allons-y, alors: https://www.franceculture.fr/emissions/les-chemins-de-la-philosophie

 

Youtube, Out-of-Body Study Hour: 13/13 Seminar Series

Nietzsche: http://blogs.law.columbia.edu/nietzsche1313/

Foucault: http://testing.elotroalex.com/foucault/

Revolution: http://blogs.law.columbia.edu/uprising1313/

Fanon: http://blogs.law.columbia.edu/nietzsche1313/8-13/

 

 

Key Terms

Literature

 

Catharsis

Conventions

Constraints

Closure

Mimesis

Hermeneutics

Enunciation and Statement

Three Levels of Analysis (Linguistic, Hermeneutic, Pragmatic)

Irony

 

Models of Reading-in-Interpretation

 

Gadamer: The Hermeneutic Circle

Iser: The Act of Reading

Jameson: Cognitive Mapping

Lecercle: ALTER

 

Theory

 

Capital

Hegemony

Subject and Agent

Object

The Transcendental

System

Genetic Fallacy

 

 

Inquiry

 

What is an Explanation?

Functional Argument

Over-determination and Under-determination

Fallibility and Falsification