HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Fall 2021, Section 008 - The Civil War Era through Film and Literature
Instruction Mode: Section 008 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May be elected five times for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course provides an in-depth study of a range of topics in mid-nineteenth-century America, including race, slavery, politics, novels, gender, regional identity, the meaning of sacrifice, death and suffering, and the importance of leadership. We will study these subjects through the lenses of history, literature, and film. Students will read and discuss novels, short stories, and poems; watch films inside and outside of class, and read works by historians in order to understand the period and its depiction by modern writers and directors. Classes will combine lectures with discussions of readings and films.

Course Requirements:

Students must attend class, complete all readings, write formal essays, and participate in class discussions.

Intended Audience:

RC and History Undergraduate Students

Class Format:

Lecture and discussion

Schedule

HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
19399
Open
5
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 1:00PM
002 (LEC)
 In Person
24632
Open
1
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (REC)
 In Person
27725
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (LEC)
 In Person
27818
Open
2
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
006 (LEC)
 In Person
32435
Open
5
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
007 (LEC)
 In Person
32436
Open
14
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
008 (LEC)
 In Person
32615
Open
11
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
009 (SEM)
 In Person
39112
Open
3
 
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M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: This course will be entitled "Islam and the West." Please see HISTORY 399 for a description.

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