Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

FWIS 131 001 (CRN: 14492)

TEXTS AGAINST HUMANITY

Long Title: TEXTS AGAINST HUMANITY: MODERNITY AND ITS DISCONTENTS
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Geier, Ted
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR SEW 562 (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 27-JAN-2022 5:15PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: "Crisis of modernity" refers to the challenges presented to daily human (and nonhuman) life by global networks, increased population, accelerated urban existence, and industrial advances. We'll discuss formal and rhetorical approaches, analyzing major works of cultural expression and critique responding to a troubled sense of existence.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/