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ARHT6934 - The Eighteenth Century: Art, Text, Film

Summer Late, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Georgina O'Donnell Cole

Description

This unit examines social, cultural, historical and aesthetic connections between the visual arts, texts and films related to the Long Eighteenth Century. We will consider key works of art, architecture, fashion, memoirs, collected letters and literature from the period, first in terms of their original contexts, and then as visual and narrative devices through which contemporary issues have been explored in Hollywood and European films.

Assessments

1x30 minute group presentation (10%), 1x500wd paper (part of a 2000 word group plan) (20%).1x3000wd essay (70%)

Textbooks

ARHT6934 Course Reader

Classes

Summer School Intensive: 6hrs of seminars and film screening/week for 6 weeks

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