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Spring 2014 English BC3998 section 004
SR SEM: STUDIES IN LITERATURE
SR SEM: CHARLES DICKENS

Call Number 01763
Day & Time
Location
R 2:10pm-4:00pm
303 Altschul Hall (Barnard)
Points 4
Approvals Required Department
Instructor William C Sharpe
Type SEMINAR
Course Description Prerequisites: Sign up through the "SR Seminar" section of myBarnard. Enrollment limited to Barnard senior English majors. In this class we will explore literary texts that focus on visual experience, especially painting and sculpture. What kinds of questions do these texts raise about the nature of aesthetic experience? How does what we mean by aesthetic experience change through time? Our readings will range from ancient to modern: Homer, Ovid, Catullus, Chaucer, Spenser, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Diderot, Balzac, Zola, Woolf, Sebald, among others. We will also read widely in the history of aesthetic philosophy and critical theory.
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Department English @Barnard
Enrollment 9 students as of 11:28PM Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Subject English
Number BC3998
Section 004
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard
Campus Barnard College
Note EBEAR LOTTERY NOV 6-13; BARNARD MAJORS ONLY
Section key 20141ENGL3998X004

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