Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

HART 569 001 (CRN: 24423)

STATE OF THE ART

Long Title: STATE OF THE ART
Department: Art History
Instructors:
Hughes, Gordon A.
Westich, Stephen
Meeting: 9:30AM - 11:59AM F HRG 126 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 26
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 21
Enrollment data as of: 9-AUG-2020 6:48AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: What is the current state of the art historical field? Looking at contemporary scholarship across a range of historical periods, the class will introduce students to a selection of some of the most important, ground-breaking, and / or influential writings in art history produced in the last 25 years or so. Paying particular attention to an array of recent trends, methodologies, and political interventions, this class will examine some of the most pressing questions, debates, and advanced interdisciplinary theories within current art historical practice. In addition to the presentations and short-analysis paper (4-5 pages) required for the undergraduate-level course, the graduate-level course requires a final paper of 20-25 pages. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HART 569 if student has credit for HART 369. Repeatable for Credit.