Romance Studies (ROMS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

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: The Decameron

  • 19637ROMS 1102  SEM 101

    • MWFUris Hall 302
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Migiel, M

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Spiritual Autobiography

  • 19638ROMS 1102  SEM 102

    • MWUris Hall 302
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Howie, C

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Italian Renaissance Comedies

  • 19808ROMS 1102  SEM 103

    • MWFMalott Hall 206
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Andreoni, G

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Women's Writing:Writing Women

  • 19809ROMS 1102  SEM 104

    • MWFUris Hall 302
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Karczewski, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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:Sailors and Cities:Cultural Exchange in France

  • 19642ROMS 1108  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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 Cinema in the Margins

  • 19643ROMS 1109  SEM 101

    • MWFUris Hall 260
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Pasquer Brochard, R

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

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

  • 19685ROMS 1109  SEM 102

    • TRUris Hall 260
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Huelster, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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

  • 19644ROMS 1113  SEM 101

    • MWFUris Hall 260
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Rodriguez de Rivera, I

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:On Love

  • 19645ROMS 1113  SEM 102

    • MWFUris Hall 260
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Rodriguez de Rivera, I

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Globally Queer

  • 19646ROMS 1113  SEM 103

    • MWFUris Hall 204
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Rodriguez de Rivera, I

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

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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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19648ROMS 1114  SEM 101

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

ROMS 1115

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19653ROMS 1115  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • von Wittelsbach, K

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

ROMS 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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  • 18430ROMS 3010  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ROMS 4255

Marx, never reading Freud, produced analysis of ideology and fetishism as class struggle; Freud, barely mentioning Marx, produced critique of socialism and communism. Freudo-Marxism began 1920s: Austria/Germany ... view course details

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  • 18776ROMS 4255  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ROMS 4655

This course asks how Renaissance lyric poetry (including Petrarch, Labé, Ronsard, Shakespeare, Wroth) negotiates questions of gender through poetic innovation and, just as often, through the use of poetic ... view course details

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  • 18115ROMS 4655  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4749ROMS 5080  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Bevia, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4881ROMS 5080  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Illana Mahiques, E

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4882ROMS 5080  SEM 103

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Fulginiti, V

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Required for all graduate TAs teaching language for the first time in the Department of romance Studies.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  6944ROMS 5080  SEM 104

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Glidja, F

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  6945ROMS 5080  SEM 105

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Amigo-Silvestre, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 20455ROMS 5080  SEM 106

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Torea, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  7282ROMS 6100  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ROMS 6255

Marx, never reading Freud, produced analysis of ideology and fetishism as class struggle; Freud, barely mentioning Marx, produced critique of socialism and communism. Freudo-Marxism began 1920s: Austria/Germany ... view course details

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  • 18777ROMS 6255  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to Seniors and Graduate Students.

ROMS 6655

This course asks how Renaissance lyric poetry (including Petrarch, Labé, Ronsard, Shakespeare, Wroth) negotiates questions of gender through poetic innovation and, just as often, through the use of poetic ... view course details

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  • 18119ROMS 6655  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ROMS 6860

What gives contemporary poetry and poetics its resonance and value? What are its dominant features, audiences, and purposes? What does 21st-century poetry's environment look like, and how does it situate ... view course details

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  • 16726ROMS 6860  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person