Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

427 - Degree in Spanish

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
28029 - Philosophy for Spanish Language Studies
Faculty / School:
103 - Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
427 - Degree in Spanish
Second semester
Subject Type:

5.1. Methodological overview

See "Learning activities " and "Syllabus".

More information will be provided on the first day of class.

5.2. Learning tasks

  • Theoretical lectures.
  • Practical lectures.
  • Individual work.
  • Personal study.
  • Assessment activities.

5.3. Syllabus


0. Links between Literary and Philosophical Texts

1. Narrative, Memory and Time

1.1 Time, history and memory.

1.2 Henri Bergson and the Temporality in Proust and Antonio Machado.

1.3 Walter Benjamin: History and Fragment.

2. Knowledge, Mysticism, Philosophy and Poetry

2.1 Philosophical Issues in Spanish Mystic.

2.2 Maria Zambrano: from Plato to the Poetry of San Juan de la Cruz.

2.3 Jose Angel Valente: Language, Experience and Meaning.

3. The Metaphor as a Philosophical Issue

3.1 Metaphor and Avat-garde: José Ortega y Gasset´s Aesthetic Project

3.2 Rafael Sanchez Ferlosio and the “Transposition”.

3.3 José Luis Pardo and the Pos-structural View

4. Literature and Cultural Criticism

4.1 Capitalism and Cultural Industry.

4.2 The One-Dimensional Man and Counterculture.

4.3 The Sociological Perspective of Pierre Bourdieu

5.4. Course planning and calendar

See the academic calendar of the University of Zaragoza ( and the website of the Faculty of Philosophy and Arts (Schedule of classes:; Examination schedule:

More information will be provided on the first day of class.