Society for the Humanities (SHUM)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

SHUM 1100

This lecture course introduces students to the History of Art as a global and interdisciplinary field. Team-taught by a selection of professors from the department, in collaboration with members of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ARTH 1100

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17947SHUM 1100  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Robinson, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17948SHUM 1100  DIS 201

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Robinson, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17949SHUM 1100  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Robinson, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17950SHUM 1100  DIS 203

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Robinson, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17951SHUM 1100  DIS 204

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Robinson, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 1615

Ancient Rome was a village the size of Ithaca that grew into a world empire. In this course students will be introduced to some of its literature, art, and famous personalities in the classical period ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CLASS 1615

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18485SHUM 1615  LEC 001

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Fontaine, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 1802

This course seeks a fuller recounting of U.S. history by remapping what we understand as "America." We will examine traditional themes in the teaching of U.S. history—territorial expansion and empire, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18483SHUM 1802  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Garcia, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 1900

The path to global citizenship begins with a facility for navigating cultural difference. How might we engage with communities, whether here in Ithaca or across the globe, whose pasts and present understandings ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 1900

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18539SHUM 1900  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Villenas, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2006

Punk Culture–comprised of music, fashion, literature, and visual arts–represents a complex critical stance of resistance and refusal that coalesced at a particular historical moment in the mid-1970s, and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2006COML 2006ENGL 2906MUSIC 2006

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18332SHUM 2006  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Peraino, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18461SHUM 2006  DIS 201

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18462SHUM 2006  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2101

This interdisciplinary course (with an emphasis in anthropology) will introduce students to the multiple routes/roots, lived experiences, and imagined worlds of South Asians who have traveled to various ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AAS 2100ANTHR 2410

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18631SHUM 2101  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Munasinghe, V

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2158

Founded by Peter the Great in the early eighteenth century, St. Petersburg was built expressly to advertise the triumph of enlightened absolutism at home and to display Russia's status as a major European ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 2158RUSSL 2158

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18516SHUM 2158  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Litvak, O

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2220

This seminar will explore some of the major political and cultural trends in the United States,  from the era of the Democratic New Dealer, Franklin D. Roosevelt, through the era of the conservative Republican, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2220HIST 2220

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18482SHUM 2220  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Glickman, L

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2241

In this course we will use the Game of Thrones series as a way of familiarizing ourselves with different tools of cultural analysis and approaches in literary theory (such as narratology, psychoanalysis, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 2241

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18502SHUM 2241  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Bachner, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 2241

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20357SHUM 2241  SEM 103

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Bachner, A

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Bachner, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2260

In this class, we will examine how musicians working in such genres as rock, jazz, folk, classical, soul, and experimental music responded and contributed to the major themes of the 1960s in the US: the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2260ASRC 2260MUSIC 2260

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18484SHUM 2260  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Piekut, B

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2280

How have different dimensions of our lives become matters of public health? Focusing on modern America, this course explores how public health has been bound up with histories of the state, the economy, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2280STS 2280

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18573SHUM 2280  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • LeBlanc, H

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2315

In August 1945, Japan was a devastated country; its cities burned, its people starving, its military and government in surrender. World War II was over. The occupation had begun. What sort of society emerged ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2315ASIAN 2258HIST 2315

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18481SHUM 2315  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Roebuck, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2437

How do humans organize production, distribution, exchange, and consumption? What social, political, environmental, and religious values underlie different forms of economic organization? And how do they ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 2437

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18540SHUM 2437  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 2437

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20264SHUM 2437  LEC 002

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Welker, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2455

Bioethics is the study of ethical questions raised by advances in the medical field.  Questions we'll discuss will include:  Is it morally permissible to advance a patient's death, at his or her request, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: PHIL 2455STS 2451

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18487SHUM 2455  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Markovits, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18547SHUM 2455  DIS 201

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18548SHUM 2455  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 19191SHUM 2455  DIS 203

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2542

Most people learn about Africa through the media.  However, media critics note that coverage is disproportionately skewed toward negative stories - poverty, war and corruption. While these factors are ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 2542HIST 2542

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18480SHUM 2542  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2700

What does the representation of sexual encounter in the Arabian Nights ('Alf layla-wa layla) have to do with a politics of race and gender? This course explores the millenia-long history of mediations ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 18333SHUM 2700  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Vaziri, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2711

With megacities, long-distance trade, and fluid identities, the Roman empire can seem uncannily close to our modern world. This course adopts a thematic approach to explore whether this is a valid parallel, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 2711ARTH 2711CLASS 2711

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18486SHUM 2711  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Van Oyen, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2750

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 explore the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 2150ARKEO 2150NES 2750

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Fabrication: Humans and Things

  • 17780SHUM 2750  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Khatchadourian, L

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2754

This course examines Near East's rich and diverse literary heritage. We will read a selection of influential and wondrous texts from ancient to modern times, spanning geographically from the Iberian peninsula ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 2754JWST 2754NES 2754

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18354SHUM 2754  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Starr, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2770

Designed for the general student population, this course appeals to students who intend to work with diverse communities (for example, students with interests in medicine, law, labor, government, business, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 18507SHUM 2770  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Diaz, E

      Ngugi, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 2800

This course offers a survey of the art and culture of China from the Neolithic period to the twenty-first century to students who have no previous background in Chinese studies. The course begins with ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 2800ARTH 2800ASIAN 2288

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18174SHUM 2800  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3010

When sugar "was king," that is, when it was valued in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, as we might value petroleum today, European nations went to war in order to possess the sugar producing islands ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 3010LATA 3015ROMS 3010

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18657SHUM 3010  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3075

"Print Culture from the Medieval to the Modern" employs texts and images in the Kroch Rare Books Library and Johnson Museum of Art as a prism to consider how advances in printing technology transformed ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GERST 3075

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17711SHUM 3075  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McBride, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: GERST 2020 or GERST 2040 or GERST 2060 or placement by language exam. Enrollment limited to: 15 students. This language proficiency course will be taught entirely online. You do not have to be physically present to complete any aspect of the course. Students in Ithaca will have the opportunity to study rare print objects, if the library and museum are able to reopen. Taught in German.

SHUM 3206

This course studies the life experiences and political struggles of black women who have attained political leadership. It will study their rise to political power through an examination of the autobiographies ... view course details

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  • 18658SHUM 3206  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boyce Davies, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3303

This course explores both syntax (how words and phrases are combined into sentences) and semantics (how the meanings of words, phrases, and sentences are interpreted). The course aims to give students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: LING 3303

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17573SHUM 3303  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Mendia, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17574SHUM 3303  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17575SHUM 3303  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3310

This course explores cultural representations of Afro-Asian intimacies and coalition in novels, songs, films, paintings, and poems. What affinities, loves and thefts, and tensions are present in cultural ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18659SHUM 3310  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Goffe, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3434

This course offers undergraduates a unique approach to exploring the abolition movement and the Underground Railroad in Central New York. It is an experiential course that includes visits to specific known ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3434ASRC 3434

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18660SHUM 3434  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3475

This course addresses central debates in the philosophy of legal punishment. We will analyze the leading theories of punishment, including the familiar retributivist and deterrent alternatives, as well ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: LAW 6030PHIL 3475

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18488SHUM 3475  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: LAW 6030PHIL 3475

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20801SHUM 3475  LEC 002

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Yost, B

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor.

SHUM 3520

This course will offer an overview of theoretical and historical responses to bodily and cognitive difference.  What was the status of people with (dis)abilities in the past, when they were called monsters, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: FGSS 3520FREN 3520

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18561SHUM 3520  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Long, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 3720

In addition to nourishing the body, food operates as a cultural system that produces and reflects group and individual identities. In this class we will examine foodways-the behaviors and beliefs attached ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3720ENGL 3721FGSS 3720

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18577SHUM 3720  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McCullough, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4035

This class focuses on individual collections of Greco-Roman material culture (originals and reproductions) held at Cornell. Students learn to identify, classify and interpret objects. Simultaneously they ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARTH 4035

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • Topic: Cornell's Plaster Cast Collection

  • 17970SHUM 4035  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARTH 4035

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • Topic: Cornell's Plaster Cast Collection

  • 20278SHUM 4035  SEM 102

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Alexandridis, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4040

Fictions of dictatorship, as termed by scholar Lucy Burns, denote both the narratives and spectacles produced by authoritarian governments and the performances, events, and cultural objects that work against ... view course details

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  • 18953SHUM 4040  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Balance, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4123

Considering the archipelagic turn, this course takes a transnational approach to geographies, ecologies, literatures, and cultures of island chains. How are archipelagoes understood in relations of power ... view course details

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  • 18578SHUM 4123  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Goffe, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4212

Black women first began to shape the genre of autobiography during antebellum era slavery. They were prolific in developing the genre of autobiography throughout the twentieth century, to the point of ... view course details

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  • 18661SHUM 4212  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4301

Using film, legal history, memoir, sociology and social history, this research-based seminar will focus on the historical and contemporary state of education in both the production and amelioration of ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4321ASRC 4301

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18662SHUM 4301  LEC 001

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Rooks, N

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4360

We stand on one side of a growing crevasse that separates "us" who know about climate change from "those others," who did not know.  This course will deploy works of literature and cinema (primarily from ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ROMS 4360ROMS 6360

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18949SHUM 4360  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pinkus, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4605

This course takes up literatures and arts of Black speculation in the broadest terms, from science fiction and fantasy to Afrofuturism and Afropunk to Phillis Wheatley's and Outkast's poetics. We'll give ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4603ASRC 4655ENGL 4605

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18562SHUM 4605  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Spires, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4650

What does it mean to make a poem? How might the act of poetic making—poïesis—unfold on the canvas, on the letterpress bed, or within a graphics layout program like Adobe Illustrator? What choices, what ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 4625ENGL 4982SHUM 6650

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17798SHUM 4650  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Brown, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4651

Curated fashion exhibitions are fabricated sites where research practice, creative design, storytelling, and aesthetics converge in order to convey visual and material narratives for public consumption. ... view course details

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  • 17807SHUM 4651  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Green, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4652

This experimental seminar examines religious artisans and designers as central contributors to the religious worlds they help create. Reading across religious traditions and time periods, we will learn ... view course details

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  • 17810SHUM 4652  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 20914SHUM 4652  SEM 102

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4653

The seminar investigates the historical force exerted by projection technologies on the definition of the world as an image. It explores a spectrum of projection theories, histories of projective mechanisms, ... view course details

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  • 17841SHUM 4653  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kirkwood, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4654

Having a voice is often seen as a central metaphor for a person's agency. Having a voice allows a person to be heard as well as to speak. Yet, how we speak or sing, and how our voices are heard is socially ... view course details

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  • 17867SHUM 4654  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pennington, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4801

This course examines how Homer's epic poems, the Odyssey and the Iliad, have been read in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Homer has long been understood as important for defining and contesting ... view course details

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  • 16476SHUM 4801  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Umachandran, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 4881

This class interrogates new theoretical understandings about space and how bodies marked by various types of difference (race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, fatness, ability, and socioeconomic class) interact ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 4821PMA 6821SHUM 6881

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18596SHUM 4881  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Aldape Munoz, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6650

What does it mean to make a poem? How might the act of poetic making—poïesis—unfold on the canvas, on the letterpress bed, or within a graphics layout program like Adobe Illustrator? What choices, what ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 4625ENGL 4982SHUM 4650

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17801SHUM 6650  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Brown, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6651

Curated fashion exhibitions are fabricated sites where research practice, creative design, storytelling, and aesthetics converge in order to convey visual and material narratives for public consumption. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17822SHUM 6651  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Green, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6652

This experimental seminar examines religious artisans and designers as central contributors to the religious worlds they help create. Reading across religious traditions and time periods, we will learn ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17814SHUM 6652  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 20918SHUM 6652  SEM 102

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6653

The seminar investigates the historical force exerted by projection technologies on the definition of the world as an image. It explores a spectrum of projection theories, histories of projective mechanisms, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17849SHUM 6653  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Kirkwood, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6654

Having a voice is often seen as a central metaphor for a person's agency. Having a voice allows a person to be heard as well as to speak. Yet, how we speak or sing, and how our voices are heard is socially ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17873SHUM 6654  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pennington, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6801

This course examines how Homer's epic poems, the Odyssey and the Iliad, have been read in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Homer has long been understood as important for defining and contesting ... view course details

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  • 16478SHUM 6801  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Umachandran, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

SHUM 6881

This class interrogates new theoretical understandings about space and how bodies marked by various types of difference (race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, fatness, ability, and socioeconomic class) interact ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 4821PMA 6821SHUM 4881

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18597SHUM 6881  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Aldape Munoz, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online