Literature & Science: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (GER 284)

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2011

Detailed examination of concepts such as exactitude, objectivity, probability, experiments, and the observer in literary poetics and scientific practices from the 18th to the 20th century. Readings include Goethe, Buchner, Benn, Doblin, Foucault, Serres, Snow.