Course Schedule - Fall 17

     

MDEM 434 001 (CRN: 16395)

SEEING SEX IN EUROPEAN ART

Long Title: SEEING SEX IN EUROPEAN ART, 1400-1700
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Wolfthal, Diane B.
Meeting: 2:30PM - 5:00PM T MCA 204 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
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: 6
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 25
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 11
Enrollment data as of: 21-SEP-2017 12:01AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course will examine the visual history of sexuality from 1400-1700. It will explore how imagery structured sexual desire; the role of erotic sacred art; the rise of pornography; the intersection of spatial topography and sexuality; the linkage of licit and illicit sexualities; and the sexuality of artist and patrons.