Romance Studies (ROMS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

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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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Weird Fiction from Latin America and the Worl

  • 18081ROMS 1102  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: The Decameron

  • 18082ROMS 1102  SEM 102

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: The Decameron

  • 18083ROMS 1102  SEM 103

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Writing the Self in French Literature

  • 18085ROMS 1102  SEM 105

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Writing Italy

  • 18086ROMS 1108  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ROMS 1109

What kind of information do images - in photography, painting, and/or film - convey?  What kind of impact do they have on the minds and the bodies of their audiences?  This course foregrounds the role ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: French Film—1895 to the Present

  • 18087ROMS 1109  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Non/Human:Figures in Contemporary Visual Cultu

  • 18088ROMS 1109  SEM 102

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:On Love

  • 18089ROMS 1113  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Dante's Examined Life

  • 18090ROMS 1113  SEM 102

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWs: Neoliberalisml: Theory and Practice

  • 18160ROMS 1113  SEM 103

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ROMS 1120

In this class, students will learn about animal welfare and conservation through international films. We will discuss wildlife, companion and farm animals in conjunction with human cultures and politics. ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18092ROMS 1120  SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

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

  • 16194ROMS 3210  LEC 001

  • Prerequisites: A 2000-level (or higher) course in any Romance language, and some familiarity with a second one or with Latin.

ROMS 3971

How and why is a book "translated" into an opera? We will study several such works and the operas they inspired: Mozart's Marriage of Figaro, Verdi's Rigoletto, Massenet's Werther, Giordano's Andrea Chénier, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: COML 3971ENGL 3713

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18476ROMS 3971  SEM 101

ROMS 4151

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ASRC 4151COML 4364

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 19029ROMS 4151  SEM 101

    • MUris Hall 204
    • Oct 15 - Dec 4, 2018
    • Staff

ROMS 4260

Communism merged multiple theories, events and experiences.  It's complexity does not lie exclusively in the discrepancies that separate the communist idea from its historical embodiments; it lies in the ... view course details

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  • 16200ROMS 4260  SEM 101

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

  •  6208ROMS 5080  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Amigo-Silvestre, S

  • 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

  •  6368ROMS 5080  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Bevia, M

  • 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

  •  6369ROMS 5080  SEM 103

    • TBA
    • Bevia, T

  • 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

  •  8802ROMS 5080  SEM 104

    • TBA
    • Fulginiti, V

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  8803ROMS 5080  SEM 105

    • TBA
    • Glidja, F

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  8804ROMS 5080  SEM 106

    • TBA
    • Menard, C

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  8805ROMS 5080  SEM 107

    • TBA
    • Staff

ROMS 6100

Designed to give insight into how to formulate projects, conduct research, and publish one's work, the colloquium offers a venue for faculty-graduate student dialogue in a collegial, intellectual setting.  ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  9907ROMS 6100  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

ROMS 6525

Communism merged multiple theories, events and experiences.  It's complexity does not lie exclusively in the discrepancies that separate the communist idea from its historical embodiments; it lies in the ... view course details

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  • 16204ROMS 6525  SEM 101