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Spring 2021 German BC3057 section 001
PICTURING THE REAL: THE POWER OF IMAGES
CLOSE-UPS:GERM LIT/PHOTO (ENG)

Call Number 00275
Day & Time
Location
MW 10:10am-11:25am
ONLINE ONLY
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Erk Grimm
Type LECTURE
Course Description Examines the profound influence of popular and private images on literature in the modern era, with an emphasis on how writers have used icon, snapshot, family album, collage, poster or post in their works. Discussions revolve around German authors’ critical and creative responses to the photographic image and its aesthetic, documentary or mnemonic appeal to 20th-century storytellers. Readings include major figures such as Kafka, Rilke, Benjamin, Brecht, Mann, Maron, Sebald, and Wolf.
Web Site Vergil
Department German @Barnard
Enrollment 5 students as of 8:02AM Sunday, March 7, 2021
Subject German
Number BC3057
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20211GERM3057X001

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