Spring 2024 History BC3368 section 001

HIST OF SENSES ENG & FRANCE

HIST OF SENSES ENG & FRAN

Call Number 00244
Day & Time
Location
T 12:10pm-2:00pm
LL018 MILSTEIN CEN
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required Instructor
Instructor Deborah Valenze
Type SEMINAR
Course Description

Examination of European understandings of human senses through the production and reception of art, literature, music, food, and sensual enjoyments in Britain and France. Readings include changing theories concerning the five senses; efforts to master the passions; the rise of sensibility and feeling for others; concerts and the patronage of art; the professionalization of the senses.

Web Site Vergil
Department History @Barnard
Enrollment 8 students (15 max) as of 3:06PM Saturday, July 20, 2024
Subject History
Number BC3368
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Note Instructor Permission Required. Enrollment Limited.
Section key 20241HIST3368X001