Romance Studies (ROMS)Arts and Sciences

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ROMS 1102

We tell stories for many reasons: to entertain; to seduce; to complain; to think. This course draws upon the literatures and cultures of the romance languages to explore the role of narrative ... view course details

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ROMS 1108

What is a culture, and how do we know one when we see it?  This course draws upon the histories and texts of French, Spanish, Italian, and/or Portuguese speaking worlds to discuss issues of identity, ... view course details

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ROMS 1113

Some of the most important and intriguing thinkers, from the Middle Ages to postmodernity, have done their thinking in the romance languages.  This course explores a body of work that would be ... view course details

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ROMS 1114

What allows us to make assumptions about people based on the way they speak or dress? How can we understand the deeper meaning of a fairy tale or an episode of The Simpsons? What does macaroni and cheese ... view course details

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ROMS 3115

The course will provide an overview of video art, alternative documentary video, and digital installation and networked art over the past 50 years.  We will analyze four phases of video and new media: ... view course details

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ROMS 3210

The Romance languages are the lasting imprint of all that happened to the Latin language as it moved through time, territories, and people of many ethnicities.  While the Latin of antiquity retained its ... view course details

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    Combined with: LING 3321

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ROMS 3560

Psychoanalysis considers the human being not as an object of treatment, but as a subject who is called upon to elaborate an unconscious knowledge about what is disrupting her life, through analysis of ... view course details

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ROMS 4265

This seminar is designed as an introduction to the later work and thought of Michel Foucault. With a focus on the seminars that Foucault gave at the Collège de France from 1976 to 1984, this course will ... view course details

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ROMS 5080

This practicum is designed to better enable the TAs to meet the needs of their students in the understanding and acquisition of the linguistic forms, notions, and functions covered in their course. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  6510ROMS 5080  SEM 101

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    • Bevia, T

  • Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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  •  6681ROMS 5080  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Tissot, D

  • Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  6682ROMS 5080  SEM 103

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    • Torea, T

  • Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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ROMS 6225

The course will discuss the phenomenon of play and its implications in politics, art, and economics. What is the meaning and role of play in contemporary society? Is there an essential relationship between ... view course details

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    Combined with: PORT 6220SPAN 6220

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ROMS 6265

This seminar is designed as an introduction to the later work and thought of Michel Foucault. With a focus on the seminars that Foucault gave at the Collège de France from 1976 to 1984, this course will ... view course details

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