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  • HUMAN 220L  Hades, Heaven, and Hell

    Description:
    This interdisciplinary course first explores Hades from Ovid to Cocteau. It then moves to heaven and hell to examine the Christian symbolism of good and evil, angels and devils, sin and redemption in European literature, film, and the arts. HUMAN 220L and MDNLNG 220L are the same course.   More Info

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  • HUMAN 255L  Pacting with the Devil: The Faust Tradition

    Description:
    A reading and discussion course emphasizing critical interpretation of major texts in the Faust tradition from German folklore, Christopher Marlowe, J.W. von Goethe, Mikhail Bulgakov and others. Attention is given to the evolution of the legend and to other adaptations (in music and film) of Faustian material. HUMAN 255L and MDNLNG 255L are the same course.   More Info

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