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DIS Copenhagen – Literature
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
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Areas of Study:
English, English Literature, Research
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Program:
Affiliated
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Language of Instruction:
English
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Housing Options:
Apartment, Homestay, Residence Hall
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Class Eligibility:
3. Junior, 4. Senior
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Credit Type:
Pass/Fail
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Program Type:
Study
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Minimum GPA:
3.0
Program Description:
Program Description:
Literature 
Experience Europe through a literary lens as you read, discuss, and analyze some of the continent’s finest authors and poets. Join contemporary discussions in literary studies and gain unique insight by focusing on the interrelation between text and place.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS 
  • Meet with Danish and Russian contemporary authors, poets, and scholars, and build the analytical framework to articulate your own critical voice in an ongoing literary conversation
  • Discover the literary underground scene of Copenhagen by engaging in the city’s many readings, festivals, and literary venues
  • Travel with your classmates and DIS faculty on course-integrated Study Tours to walk in the footsteps of prominent writers and their protagonists, and experience cities as places haunted by myths and intertextual references
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IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
It’s a good fit if you study:
  • Creative Writing
  • Literature
  • English

CORE COURSE 

A Sense of Place in European Literature 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
This course explores the interrelation between place and text to introduce new perspectives on European literature. You engage in dialogue on some of the great voices of Europe, from Dostoevsky to contemporary Nordic and post-communist authors.
Note: This core course is attached to a mandatory study tour to St. Petersburg, Russia. When signing up for this course, we will assist you with the visa application for Russia before coming to Denmark.
Week-Long Study Tour: St. Petersburg 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2019 12/14/2019
Academic Year 2019-2020 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2019 05/09/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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