Course Schedule - Spring 18

     

GERM 352 001 (CRN: 24846)

THE POLITICS OF THE FLESH

Long Title: POLITICS OF THE FLESH IN GERMAN LITERATURE, THOUGHT AND FILM
Department: Classical and European Studies
Instructor: Blumenthal-Barby, Martin
Meeting: 4:00PM - 5:15PM TR RZR 304 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
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: 19
Section Enrolled: 15
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 16-JAN-2018 7:52AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course will introduce students to the complex relation between the sphere of politics and the human body as negotiated in German literature, thought and film. We will examine the practices of power that states wield toward the maximization of “life” and discuss such pressing issues as biopower, eugenics, racism, sexism and genocide. Taught in English.