Course Schedule - Spring 17

     

GERM 339 001 (CRN: 23946)

FROM EXPRESSIONISM TO FASCISM

Long Title: FROM EXPRESSIONISM TO FASCISM: ART AND FILM IN GERMANY
Department: Classical and European Studies
Instructor: Bader, Graham P.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 3:30PM R HRG 126 (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 24
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 19-AUG-2017 2:24AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Focusing on the tumultuous years of the Weimar Republic, this class will examine art and film in Germany from the birth of Expressionism through the end of the Nazi dictatorship. Topics covered will include Expressionism, Dada, the Bauhaus, and Fascist aesthetics. Particular attention will be paid to the relations between aesthetics and politics and art and everyday life, all central concerns of the art and criticism of the period.