Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021


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HART 305 001 (CRN: 14275)

ART IN EUROPE, 1945-2000

Long Title: POST WAR: ART IN EUROPE, 1945-2000
Department: Art History
Instructor: Hughes, Gordon
Meeting: 1:00PM - 3:30PM F (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Part of Term: Full Term
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:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 15
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 3-MAR-2024 5:24AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
2:00PM - 5:00PM S
Description: This course will examine the heterodox individual artistic practices and movements in post-World-War Two Europe. Focusing on the countries of France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Italy, England, and the Soviet Union, particular attention will be given to the post-war reconstruction of the Marshall Plan, economic austerity and recovery, the French colonial war in Algeria, the legacy of the German occupation, the rise of the student movement and the protests of May ’68, Stalinism and the cold war, and the national guilt of the Holocaust. In addition to weekly readings, each student will be responsible for a 20-minute presentation and a 10-15 page final paper. Cross-list: HART 505. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HART 305 if student has credit for HART 505.