CHID 270 B: Special Topics

The Otherworldly: Fairy Tales and the Environmental Imagination

Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:30pm - 2:50pm
Location: 
GLD 322
SLN: 
12602
Joint Sections: 
ENGL 242 F, C LIT 210 A, GERMAN 298 A
Instructor: 
Vanessa Schmolke

Syllabus Description:

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Additional Details:

THIS COURSE EXPLORES THE IMAGINATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT IN FAIRY TALES DRAWN FROM DIVERSE CULTURAL TRADITIONS. TOPICS INCLUDE THE ROLE OF THE FOREST AS A SITE OF CULTURAL MEMORY, HUMAN-
ANIMAL RELATIONS, HYBRID NATURE- CULTURES, AND ECOLOGICAL UTOPIAS AND THE USES OF ENCHANTMENT.

Catalog Description: 
Each special topics course examines a different subject or problem from a comparative framework.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
November 14, 2017 - 9:03pm