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Modern Languages and Culture

Winter 2019 Courses

January 2 - January 17

Spring 2019 Courses

January 28 - May 22

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Italian American Cultural Studies
3.0 credits
In state $612.00 Out of state $1,833.00
Online: In state $657.00 Out of state $1,878.00
This course is taught in English. This course is a critical examination of Italian American cultural expression in literature and the arts from the late 19th century through today. Students analyze a wide variety of related texts, including novels, short stories, plays, and poetry, as well as film, music, and the visual arts. (G7: Humanities, G10: American History)


CRN Section Day Time Location
17072 OL1 ONLINE

MC 300
The Poetics of Sound in Hispanic Caribbean Literature
3.0 credits
In state $858.00 Out of state $2,598.00
This course is designed to explore the interconnectedness of literature with the music of the Hispanic Caribbean (Dominican Republic, Cuba, and Puerto Rico). While our main focus will be the study of seminal literary texts, we will also look at selections from films/animations and other forms of visual arts to gain additional opportunities to appreciate an artistic, cultural, social, and political profile of the Hispanic Caribbean. This course will be taught in English.


CRN Section Day Time Location
18262 85A W 5:10 PM-8:00 PM E402

MC 345
Food for Thought: Gastronomy in Italian Literature and Culture
3.0 credits
In state $858.00 Out of state $2,598.00
Prerequisite: EN 121
From the excesses of the Roman table to today's ÒSlow food movement," it is through food that Italians have affirmed and defended their cultural heritage. This course traces the historical evolution of Italian cuisine and maps an overview of Italian literature and culture through an analysis of influential literary texts. Taught in English. (G5: Western Civilization; G7: Humanities)


CRN Section Day Time Location
16890 85A T 5:10 PM-8:00 PM D211