FRENCH 499 A: Special Topics

Spring 2023
Meeting:
TTh 2:30pm - 3:50pm / DEN 259
SLN:
14857
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
ITAL 499 A
Instructor:
COURSE TOPIC: WHAT IS BEAUTY? HOW DID PREMODERN WRITERS AND ARTISTS DEFINE BEAUTY? HOW DID THEIR IDEAS CHANGE OVER TIME, AND WHAT CAN THIS TEACH US ABOUT INSTAGRAM AND TIKTOK THIS COURSE EXAMINES A RANGE OF TEXTS AND IMAGES, INTERROGATING LINKS BETWEEN BEAUTY AND GENDER, VISUAL PLEASURE AND SEDUCTION, THE GROTESQUE AND THE BEAUTIFUL, AND ARTIFICIAL VERSUS NATURAL BEAUTY TAUGHT IN ENGLISH. NO PREREQUISITES ONLY FRENCH MAJORS CAN REGISTER IN PERIOD 1, ALL OTHERS CAN REGISTER IN PERIOD 2.
Catalog Description:
Topics to meet specific needs.
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
June 22, 2024 - 7:02 pm