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Viennese Modernism
GRST 381
Fall 2006 not offered
Crosslisting: COL 382

This course will offer a critical perspective on literature, psychology, architecture, and painting during the period of Viennese Modernism (1898-1938). The focus will be on key works by major figures--Freud's THREE ESSAYS ON SEXUALITY, Kraus's aphorisms, Schnitzler's LA RONDE, Klimt's "University Paintings," Kokoschka's and Schiele's portraits--and especially on analogies and interactions among them. A major theme of the course will be the way in which sexual discourse dominated the cultural production of the era.

Essential Capabilities: Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: GRST214 OR (WUPG251 AND [WUPG252 or GERM252]) OR GRST217
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (COL)(GRST-MN)(GRST)

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