Topics in Literature and Film

CAS EN 375

Major themes and techniques explored by both writers and filmmakers. May be repeated for credit as topics change. Two topics are offered Fall 2017. Section A1: Hollywood 1939. Intensive study of films, and literary works adapted into films, made in the greatest year in Hollywood history, including Gone with the Wind, The Wizard of Oz, Stagecoach, Wuthering Heights, and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington. Weekly screenings. Also offered as CAS CI 390 A1. Section B1: On The Road in U.S. Literature and Film. Course "puts the geography of the United States in motion" (Nabokov, Lolita) exploring why characters take to the road and what happens when they do. Novels by Hemingway, Salinger, Ellison, Nabokov, Robinson. Films by Ford, Benedek, Lumet, Scott, Dayton & Faris.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Monk CAS B36 T 3:30 pm-6:00 pm 1 Lit or Jr/Sr
Mts w/COM CI390
Mts w/CAS CI390
A1 Monk CAS B36 R 3:30 pm-6:00 pm 1 Lit or Jr/Sr
Mts w/COM CI390
Mts w/CAS CI390

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Mizruchi CAS 312 TR 12:30 pm-1:45 pm 1 Lit or Jr/Sr

SPRG 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Monk TR 3:30 pm-6:15 pm 1 Lit or Jr/Sr
Mts w/COM CI390
Mts w/CAS CI390

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