Course Schedule - Fall 17

     

FWIS 155 001 (CRN: 15990)

FAKES, FORGERIES, & STOLEN ART

Long Title: FAKES, FORGERIES, AND STOLEN ART
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Fuqua, Kariann
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR GRW 160A (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: First Year Writing
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: 15
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 20-SEP-2017 11:57PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: In 1990, two men stole 13 paintings worth an estimated $300 million dollars from the Gardner Museum. The crime remains unsolved, and an estimated 40% of artwork on the market today is either faked or forged. This course will analyze these and other high-profile issues through essays, literature, and film.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/