Studies in Literature and the Arts
CAS EN 593
Topic for Fall 2017: Stanley Kubrick: The Cinema of Dread. Intensive study of Kubrick's films, from Fear and Desire to Eyes Wide Shut. Readings of pertinent fiction by Nabokov, Burgess, Thackeray, Stephen King, and Arthur C. Clarke. Topics include: black comedy, visionary experience, utopic misanthropy. Weekly screenings. Also offered as CAS CI 545.