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Crisis and Continuity: German Culture and Society in the 20th Century

An interdisciplinary introduction to modern German culture, drawing on historical and literary texts, film, art and music. Using the German capital of Berlin as its focal point, this course investigates such themes as national identity, authoritarian traditions versus modern movements, the roles of women and minorities as they appear in both popular and "high" culture from the turn of the century to reunification. Taught in English; no knowledge of German necessary.

Offered in:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 11334 MWF
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Loew,Katharina E W02-0124
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: International|World Cultures Distribution