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This course offers a critical exploration of the history and role of museums and focuses attention on the different elements that shape museums.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 6696 - NARH 0102 A
  • Stuttman, Paula
Jan 21 - May 05
On Campus
Tuesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
What does it mean to feel some way about art? This course considers the various ways we come to engage art through the realm of sensation. We will think explicitly about the role our bodily experience plays in our understanding of art and how our perception works within the space of criticism. From the Hollywood prostitute overcome with feeling on her first trip to the opera to the boy from the "wrong side of the tr...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 7331 - NARH 0225 A
  • Montez, Ricardo
Jan 22 - May 06
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
What do we mean when we describe something as queer? Often seen in a string of letters denoting sexual identities, subjectivities, and lifestyles, what exactly does the Q of LGBTQIA+ signify? This class offers an introduction to the field(s) of queer theory. Students will examine key texts, concepts, and debates through a historical overview of queer theory’s life both within and outside of academia. Attentive to th...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 7337 - NCST 0200 A
  • Montez, Ricardo
Jan 22 - May 06
On Campus
Wednesday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
Each week, students visit a different exhibition. Course lectures illuminate the exhibitions in historical context and from a broader cultural perspective. Guest speakers include artists, gallery owners, curators, and art critics. We view a mix of contemporary and historical shows and compare the artworks we have seen. The New York art world offers eye-opening experiences for those who know how and where to look.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3622 - NARH 0010 A
  • Zinsser, John
Jan 23 - May 07
On Campus
Thursday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
Museums are contested sites of representation. Consider the following questions: Who decides what is collected and displayed? Whose story is represented and how is it told? Who has access to the museum? Why do museums matter? This course tangles with the above questions as we critically discuss the history and role of museums. Subjects include collecting, architecture, display, education, access, and funding. Our di...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3150 - NARH 2102 A
  • Stuttman, Paula
Jan 21 - May 05
On Campus
Tuesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
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A new kind of network.
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