Humanities

215 – Germanic and Slavic Literature (3 credit hours)

Texts studied are by such authors as Von Eschenbach, Hoffman, Turgenev, Dostovsky, Ibsen and Kafka. (D)

Second Session Course:

  • 51264 – 9:25AM-10:40AM – GRNE 341, Wiggers

219 – Survey of Japanese Literature (3 credit hours)

Explores Japanese literature of the modern, and contemporary periods, with an introduction to Japanese cultural and social values. Course topics include the framing in literature and film of narratives of Japanese cultural development and tropes of modernity in film, art, and culture. (CD, D)

First Session Course:

  • 51774 – June 18-July 3 – 9:30AM-12:00PM – TBA, Phillips

340 – German Masterworks in Translation (3 credit hours)

Examination of selected works of German, Austrian, and Swiss fiction in English translation by such writers as Goethe, Schiller, Kafka, Mann, and Schnitzler. Literary periods, genres, and authors vary according to instructor. Students may not receive credit towards the German major or minor for both GES 340 and GES 331.

First Session Course:

  • 50372 – 9:25AM-10:40AM – GRNE 341, Howards

Second Session Course:

  • 50882 – 12:15PM-1:30PM – GRNE 341, Wiggers

Full Summer Course:

  • 51018 – Online, Boyer

350 – A Survey of Arabic Literature in Translation (3 credit hours)

Reading and discussion of selected fiction and nonfiction Arabic works in English translation. A variety of genres and authors from early classical through the contemporary periods (A.D. 500 to the present) will be included. (CD, D); e.g., classical and modern novels, poetry, and autobiography, critical and travel literatures. Also listed as ARB 350. (CD, D)

First Session Course:

  • 51946 – MWF, 12:30PM-3:00PM – TBA, Obiedat

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