TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Shifting Italian and European definitions of race and otherness in literary and visual representations from 1300-1700, ranging from medieval stories about Jews to 17th-century paintings. Topics include religion as race; language and nationalism; travel literature, costume history, and ethnography; and the presence of "black" Africans across Renaissance Europe. Taught in English.
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
August 2, 2019 - 10:21pm