GERST 1123

GERST 1123

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

This course introduces students to the legacy of Romantic thought in the context of international horror cinema. Students will gain skills in formal film analysis and cultural criticism by watching movies such as Get Out, Midsommar, and A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. Assignments will cover genres such as personal essay, textual and film analysis, and op-ed column writing.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Satisfies Requirement First-Year Writing Seminar.

Comments No previous knowledge of the topic and no language requirements are necessary to take this course.

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18549 GERST 1123   SEM 101

    • MW Lincoln Hall 107
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • McQuade, P

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
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