Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

FWIS 195 - ART AND WAR

Long Title: VISUALIZING CONFLICT: ART AND WAR SINCE 1800
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: This course examines the relationship between violent conflict and images from Napoleon to Saddam Hussein and the American to Syrian Civil Wars. We will explore the meanings behind images and learn how to analyze visual representations. We will discuss mediums including the war memorial, propaganda poster, paining, and photojournalism.
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/