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This subject follows a course of readings in lyric poetry in the English language, tracing the main lines of descent... see more

William Shakespeare didn't go to college. If he time-traveled like Dr. Who, he would be stunned to find his words on a... see more

This course examines some leading examples of major genres of storytelling in the Western tradition, among them epic... see more

Introduction to Media Studies is designed for students who have grown up in a rapidly changing global multimedia... see more

"The Art of the Probable" addresses the history of scientific ideas, in particular the emergence and development of... see more

This course focuses on works that caught the popular imagination in the past or present. It emphasizes texts that are... see more

This 6-unit subject gives students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the poetry of two living Nobel Laureates: the... see more

This half-semester Samplings course, worth six instead of the typical twelve credits, drew attention to the thirteen... see more

The "small wonders" to which our course will attend are moments of present time, depicted in the verbal and visual media... see more

This course closely examines a coherent set of short texts and/or visual works. The selections may be the shorter works... see more

Topic: The English sense of humor. This course examines English literature across genre and historical periods. It is... see more

This course examines the production, transmission, preservation and qualities of folk music in the British Isles and... see more

Our purpose is to consider some of the most elaborate and thoughtful efforts to define and delineate "all-mastering," and... see more

Serial Storytelling examines the ways the passing and unfolding of time structures narratives in a range of media. From... see more

Filmed Shakespeare began in 1899, with Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree performing the death scene from King John for the... see more

This subject offers a broad survey of texts (both literary and philosophical) drawn from the Western tradition and... see more

This subject offers a broad survey of texts (both literary and philosophical) drawn from the Western tradition and... see more

The aim of this subject is to acquaint the student with some important works of systematic ethical philosophy and to... see more

The course explores the literary masterworks of three of the most celebrated authors of the Middle Ages in their original... see more

The course explores the literary masterworks of three of the most celebrated authors of the Middle Ages in their original... see more

The Renaissance has justly become both famous and notorious as an age of discovery, and its voyages took place in many... see more

In this class, you will read, think about, and (I hope) enjoy important examples of what has become one of the most... see more

This course studies several important examples of the genre that between the early 18th century and the end of the 20th... see more

Though the era of British Romanticism (ca. 1790-1830) is sometimes exclusively associated with the poetry of these years,... see more