. Courses 2019-20

Courses 2019-20

RENS Courses 2019-20

 

Art History

Autumn

  • Charles Cohen, ARTH 17121, The Art of Leonardo Da Vinci

 

Spring

  • Charles Cohen, ARTH 17612, The Art of Michelangelo
  • Niall Atkinson, ARTH 26711, Florentine Topographies: Art, Architecture, and Urban Life
  • Niall Atkinson and Karin Krause, ARTH 40585, Journeys Real and Virtual: Travel in the Pre-modern Mediterranean

 

English Language and Literature

 Autumn

  • Timothy Harrison, ENGL 16600, Shakespeare II: Tragedies and Romances
  • Noémie Ndiaye, ENGL 29103, Representations of Islam in Early Modern England

 

Winter

  • Richard Strier, ENGL 16500, Shakespeare I: Histories and Comedies

 

Spring

  • Michal Zechariah, ENGL 17002, Early Modern Love: Eros in British Literature, 1500-1700
  • Joshua Scodel, ENGL 29120, Renaissance Christian Epic: Tasso, Vida, Milton

 

History

Autumn

  • Justin Niermeier-Dohoney, HIST 25114, Natural History and Empire, circa 1400-1800
  • Matthew Kruer, HIST 18703, Early America, 1492-1815

 

Winter

  • Justin Niermeier-Dohoney, HIST 25216, The History of Alchemy
  • Matthew Kruer, HIST 47200, Early Modern North America

 

Spring

  • Lorraine Daston, HIST 25318, Wonder, Wonders, and Knowing (compressed 5 week course, undergrads must apply for permission to take this course)

 

Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Autumn

  • Cornell Fleischer, NEHC 30852, The Ottoman World in the Age of Suleyman the Magnificent (2 quarter sequence, upper level undergraduates by consent only)

 

Winter

  • Cornell Fleischer, NEHC 20840, Radical Islamic Pieties
  • Cornell Fleischer, NEHC 30853, The Ottoman World in the Age of Suleyman the Magnificent (2 quarter sequence, upper level undergraduates by consent only)

 

Spring

  • Paul Walker, NEHC 20630, Introduction to Islamic Philosophy

 

Philosophy

Autumn

  • Mathis Koschel, PHIL 29200-02, The Development of the Mechanistic World View (open only to Philosophy majors)

 

Winter

  • Daniel Moerner, PHIL 2600, History of Philosophy II: Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

 

Spring

  • Daniel Moerner, PHIL 57200, Spinoza’s Ethics(open to advanced undergraduates)

 

Political Science

Winter

  • Nathan Tarcov, PLSC 21205, Politics, Love, and War: Machiavelli’s Literary Works
  • John McCormick, PLSC 22402, Florentine Political Thought

 

Romance Languages and Literatures

Autumn

  • Rocco Rubini, ITAL 23000, Machiavelli and Machiavellism
  • Noel Blanco-Mourelle, SPAN 23555, Learned Women: Spaces of Knowledge, Self-Actualization, and Power

 

Winter

  • Justin Steinberg, ITAL 23502, Boccaccio’s Decameron
  • Miguel Martinez, SPAN 24170, El arte de sobrevivir: la tradición picaresca
  • Rocco Rubini, ITAL 28702, Italian Comic Theater

 

Spring

  • Larry Norman, FREN 26043, Versailles: Art, Power, Resistance in the Sun King’s Palace
  • Justin Steinberg, ITAL 22000, Dante’s Divine Comedy2: Purgatorio
  • Armando Maggi, ITAL 26401, Torquato Tasso

 

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