Joyce, Beckett & Modernism

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Using the work of James Joyce and Samuel Beckett as primary intellectual guides, this interdisciplinary seminar will examine the many trajectories and themes of modernism in fiction, poetry, drama, art, …

The Political Economy of Death

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This course examines and critically analyzes the history of concepts about death and dying. We examine the various definitions of death through the study of concepts of life, which are …

Contemporary Art & Theory

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A critical survey of major developments and movements in cultural theory and practice after WWII and the aftermath of the “death of the author” (Barthes). Topics to be addressed include …

The Political Economy of Death

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This course examines and critically analyzes the history of concepts about death and dying. We examine the various definitions of death through the study of concepts of life, which are …

Posthumanism

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This deeply interdisciplinary course will examine, analyze, and critically access the development and implications of the so-called Posthuman condition. Posthumanism, as it is generally defined, is the current, perhaps unavoidable, …

Politics in America

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[unitegallery Gallery] Description An interdisciplinary study and critical analysis of the ideological, social, economic, social, and cultural dimensions of politics in the United States. We will begin with a study …