Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021


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HART 505 001 (CRN: 14397)

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
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):
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 15
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 3-MAR-2024 5:47AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
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 graduate student will be responsible for an 18-25 page paper and a 30 minute presentation. Cross-list: HART 305. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HART 505 if student has credit for HART 305.