Courses

SPRING 2018 COURSES

Classical Studies ‎
CLST541 Plato & Aristotle in the Renaissance (Del Soldato, W 4-6)‎
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East Asian Languages and Civilizations ‎
EALC002 Introduction to Japanese Civilization (Spafford, MW 1-2)‎
EALC013 Art and Civilization in East Asia (Steinhardt, MW 10-11)‎
EALC015 Introduction to Buddhism (McDaniel, MW 1-2)‎
EALC034 What is Taoism? (Tavor, M 5-8)‎
EALC176 The Age of the Samurai (Spafford, MW 3:30-5)‎

English ‎
ENGL016 Travel Writing: Preparing For Your Journey (Wallace, TR ‎‎9-10:30)‎
ENGL020, Literature before 1660 (TBA) ‎
ENGL101 A Study of an Author: Shakespeare (Lesser, MW 11-12)‎
ENGL200 Stranger Than Fiction: Making Medieval History (Lyman, ‎MW 2-3:30)‎
ENGL210 Travel Writing: Contemporary Approaches (Wallace, TR ‎‎12-1:30)‎
ENGL219 Universal Language: From the Tower of Babel to Artificial ‎Intelligence (Verkholantsev, MW 3:30-5)‎
ENGL234 Tpcs History of the Book: Intro to Print Culture (Stallybrass, ‎Chartier, M 2-5)‎
ENGL323 Dante’s Divine Comedy (Brownlee, TR 1:30-3) ‎
ENGL338 Topics 17th-Century Lit: Milton (Sanchez, TR 3-4:30) ‎
ENGL524 Topics in Medieval Studies (Steiner, M 12-3)‎

History ‎
HIST023 Introduction to Middle East (Cobb, TR 9:00-10:30)‎
HIST045 Portraits of Old Russia: Myth, Icon, Chronicle ‎‎(Verkholantsev, MW 2:00-3:30)‎
HIST056 Universal Language: from the Tower of Babel to Artificial ‎Intelligence (MW 3:30-5)‎
HIST086 History, Culture and Religion in Early India (Ali, TR 3-4:30)‎
HIST145, Discover the Middle Ages (Kuskowski, MW, 2-3:30)‎
HIST179 The Rise and Fall of Spanish Empire (Feros, MW 10-11)‎
HIST230 War and Conquest in Medieval Europe (Kuskowski, T 1:30-‎‎4:30)‎
HIST276 The Age of the Samurai (Spafford, MW 3:30-5)‎
HIST308 Renaissance Europe (Moyer, TR 10:30-12)‎
HIST411 Introduction to Print Culture (Stallybrass, Chartier, M 2-5) ‎

History of Art ‎
ARTH102 Introduction To Western Art, 1400-Present (Dombrowski, ‎Shaw, TR 12-1:30)‎
ARTH103 Art and Civilization in East Asia (Steinhardt, MW 10-11)‎
ARTH245 Gothic Architecture: Gold+Stone (Guerin, TR 10:30-12)‎
ARTH250 Michelangelo & the Art of the Italian Renaissance (Kim, ‎MW 10-11)‎
ARTH343 Art, Politics, & Power in Late Medieval & Renaissance France ‎‎(Herman, M 2-5)‎
ARTH510 Buddhist Text and Contexts (McDaniel, M 2-5)‎
ARTH540 Migrating Materiality: Ivory Around the Mediterranean ‎‎(Guerin, T 3-6)‎

Music ‎
MUSC016 Hearing (In) the Middle Ages (Caldwell, W 2-5)‎
MUSC130 Introduction to European Art Music (Caldwell, M 2-5)‎

Near-Eastern Languages and Civilizations ‎
ARAB333 Readings in Qur’an & Tafsir (Lowry, TR 1:30-3)‎
NELC102 Introduction to Middle East (Cobb, TR 9:00-10:30)‎
NELC216 Persian Poetry in Trans (Shams Esmaeli, TR 12-1:30)‎
NELC383 The Religious Other (Fishman, TR 10:30-12)‎
NELC454 Spirit and Law (Fishman, TR 3-4:30)‎
NELC485 Sufism (Elias, R 1:30-4:30)‎

Religious Studies ‎
RELS164 History, Culture and Religion in Early India (Ali, TR 3-4:30)‎
RELS173 Introduction to Buddhism (McDaniel, MW 1-2)‎
RELS184 What is Taoism? (Tavor, M 5-8)‎
RELS203 The Religious Other (Fishman, TR 10:30-12)‎
RELS312 Muslims, Christians and Jews: History and Memory in ‎Spain (Butler, W 2-5)‎
RELS438 Song of Songs in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern ‎Interpretation (Treat, T 6-9)‎
RELS445 Sufism (Elias, R 1:30-4:30)‎
RELS520 Spirit and Law (Fishman, TR 3-4:30)‎
RELS571 Buddhist Text and Contexts (McDaniel, M 2-5)‎

Romance Languages and Literatures ‎
FREN341 Boys Will Be Boys: Masculinity in French Literature ‎‎(Francis, TR 1:30-3)‎
FREN391 Global France (Richman, TR 12-1:30)‎
ITAL203 Masterpieces of Italian Literature (TR 10:30-12)‎
ITAL308 Renaissance Europe (Moyer, TR 10:30-12)‎
ITAL331 Dante’s Divine Comedy (Brownlee, TR 1:30-3) ‎
ITAL540 Plato and Aristotle in the Renaissance (Del Soldato, W 4-6)‎
SPAN348 Don Quijote Then and Now (Solomon, TR 10:30-12) ‎

Russian and East European Studies ‎
RUSS113 Portraits of Old Russia: Myth, Icon, Chronicle ‎‎(Verkholantsev, MW 2-3:30)‎
RUSS095 Universal Language: Tower of Babel to Artificial ‎Intelligence (Verkholantsev, MW 3:30-5) ‎

South Asian Studies ‎
SAST003 History, Culture and Religion in Early India (Ali, TR 3-4:30)‎
SAST142 Introduction to Buddhism (McDaniel, MW 1-2)‎
SKRT461 Elementary Sanskrit II (Patel, MWF 11-12)‎
SKRT471 Intermediate Sanskrit II (Ali, TR 12-1:30)‎

FALL 2017 COURSES

Classical Studies 

ANCH311/ANTH311/CLST311, Disaster in the Ancient and Medieval World (Grey, TR 10:30-12)

CLST360/ ENGL229/COML296, Troy Stories: Classical Epic and Medieval Romance (Copeland, MW 3:30-5)

East Asian Languages and Civilizations

EALC001, Introduction to Chinese Civilization (Atwood, MW 1-2)

EALC003, Introduction to Korean Civilization (Park, MW 3-4)

EALC115, Buddhist Arts of East Asia (Chance, MW 2-3:30)

EALC152, Love and Loss in Japanese Literary Traditions (Chance, TR 1:30-3)

EALC162, City and Citizenship/Japan (Spafford, TR 3-4:30)

EALC243, Pastoralism & Mobility (Atwood, T 3-6)

EALC264, Law and Violence (Spafford, TR 12-1:30)

EALC501, Chinese History and Civilization (Tavor, M 5-8)

English

ENGL018, Introduction to Old English Language and Literature (Steiner, TR 12-1:30)

ENGL020, Literature before 1660 (Lomuto, TR 10:30-12)

ENGL021/CIMS021, The Middle Ages and the Movies (Watson, T 6-9:00)

ENGL025, Chaucer: Medieval Poetry and Modern Performance (Wallace, TR 1:30-3)

ENGL031, The Global Renaissance (Loomba, TR 12-1:30)

ENGL229/CLST360/COML296, Troy Stories: Classical Epic and Medieval Romance (Copeland, MW 3:30-5)  

ENGL236/THAR235, Acting Shakespeare (Mazer, TR 12-1:30)

ENGL326, Introduction to Shakespeare (Rackin, TR 12-1:30)

History

HIST101, Inquisitors, Heretics and Witches (Kuskowski, TR 10:30-12:00)

HIST143, Foundations of European Thought: From Rome to the Renaissance (Moyer, TR 10:30-12:00)

HIST211, Jewish History and Memory (Ruderman, T 3-6:00)

HIST230-401/ITAL230, The City of Rome: From Constantine to Borgias (Moyer, T 1:30-4:30)

HIST230-402, Machiavelli and Modern Political Thought (Breckman, W 2-5)

HIST303, The Vikings (Kuskowski, TR 1:30-3:00)

HIST311, The Tudors (Todd, TR 10:30-12)

History of Art

ARTH101, Prehistory–Renaissance: Intro to Western Art (Guérin, MW 10-11)

ARTH232, Byzantine Art and Architecture (MWF 12-1:30)

ARTH235/NELC285, Intro to the Visual Culture of Islamic World (Holod, TR 12-1:30)

ARTH265, Northern Baroque Art (Wise, W 4:30-7:30)

ARTH332, The Icon: from Sinai to Malevich (Drpic, T 1:30-4:30)

Music

MUSC030, 100 Years of Musical Listening (Caldwell, TR 12-1:30)

Near-Eastern Languages and Civilizations

NELC130/ RELS140, Intro to Qur’an (Lowry, TR 1:30-3)

NELC186/JWST126/RELS126 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism (Fishman, TR 3-4:30)

NELC285/ARTH235, Intro to the Visual Culture of the Islamic World (Holod, TR 12-1:30)

Religious Studies

RELS066/SAST006, Hindu Mythology (Lorndale, T 5-8)

RELS068/SAST008, India: Culture and Society (Sreenivasan, MW 12-1)

RELS126, Intro to Jewish Mysticism (Fishman, TR 3-4:30)

RELS129, Jewish Political Thought (Fishman, TR 10:30-12)

RELS140/NELC130, Intro to Qur’an (Lowry, TR 1:30-3)

RELS155/SAST050, Introduction to Indian Philosophy (Patel, MW11-12)

RELS175, Buddhist Arts East Asia (Chance, MW 2-3:30)

RELS239, Death, Disease and Demons (W 2-5)

RELS438, The Sermon on the Mountain: Ancient, Medieval and Modern Interpretations (Treat, 6-8:40)

Romance Languages and Literatures

FREN226, French History and Culture Until 1789 (Peron)

FREN389, France and the New World: An Ethnographic Detour from the Renaissance to the Present (Richman)

ITAL230/HIST230, The City of Rome: From Constantine to Borgias (Moyer, T 1:30-4:30)

ITAL300/COML300/ENGL231, Humanism and Renaissance (Del Soldato, TR 1:30-3)

ITAL531/COML533, Dante’s Works (Brownlee, R 2-5)

ITAL537/ENGL525, Chaucer and Boccaccio (Wallace, T 9-12)

ITAL540/MUSC730, Claudio Monteverdi at 450 (Calcagno, F 2-5)

SPAN330, Cloisters, Castle and Court: Medieval Iberian Literature and Architecture (Esposito, MW 2-3:30)

SPAN348, Don Quijote Then and Now (Solomon, TR 1:30-3)

South Asian Studies

SAST005, Performance Traditions of South Asia (Sreenivasan, MW 2-3)

SAST006/RELS066, Hindu Mythology (Lorndale, T 5-8)

SAST008/RELS068, India: Culture and Society (Sreenivasan, MW 12-1)

SAST050/RELS155, Introduction to Indian Philosophy (Patel, MW11-12)

SAST562 Making/Medieval India (Ali, T 3-6)