Leeskringe/Book clubs

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Letterkunde
Department Name: Afrikaans and Dutch


The main objectives of this workshop is to:
- Discuss a selection of the most exciting novels and poetry collections that have appeared in Afrikaans in recent years
- Pay attention to aspects such as the author's oeuvre, genre, structural features, authorial techniques and thematic elements.
- Show how certain theoretical angles (such as gender studies, postcolonialism, psychoanalysis and ecocriticism) can be used to unlock literary texts and enrich one's understanding of them.
- Give course participants the opportunity to analyse texts and sections of text and provide input in the discussion.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 3 days
Presentation Language: Afr/Eng
Contact Person Name: M De Wet
Contact Person Email: maretblom@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (0218) 08 9616
Latest Year Offered: 2022