GOVT 2755

GOVT 2755

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

This seminar offers an introduction to the humanities by exploring the historical, cultural, social and political stakes of the Society for the Humanities annual focal theme. Students will consider novels, films, short stories and historical texts as they explore the theme in dialogue with literature, cinema, art, media, and philosophy. Guest speakers, including Cornell faculty and Society Fellows, will present from different disciplines and points of view. Students will make field trips to local sites relevant to the theme, and visit Cornell special collections and archives. Students enrolled in this seminar will have the opportunity to participate in additional programming related to the Society's theme and the Humanities Scholars Program for undergraduate humanities research. For more information visit the Society for the Humanities webpage.

When Offered Fall.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 2750ENGL 2950SHUM 2750

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Energy

  • 18517 GOVT 2755   SEM 101