Fall 2023 History BC2321 section 001


Call Number 00180
Day & Time
MW 10:10am-11:25am
504 Diana Center
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Lisa Tiersten
Course Description

Examines the shaping of European cultural identity through encounters with non-European cultures from 1500 to the post-colonial era. Novels, paintings, and films will be among the sources used to examine such topics as exoticism in the Enlightenment, slavery and European capitalism, Orientalism in art, ethnographic writings on the primitive, and tourism.

Web Site Vergil
Department History @Barnard
Enrollment 58 students (70 max) as of 6:07PM Friday, July 12, 2024
Subject History
Number BC2321
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering:Undergraduate, Global Programs, General Studies, Professional Studies
Section key 20233HIST2321X001