Studies in Literature and the Arts

CAS EN 594

Two topics are offered 2013/2014. Students may register for one or both for credit. Topic for Fall 2013: Modernism: Text and Screen. Examines the multiple relays between the experiments of modernist literature and the (then) new art of film. Considers texts and films in which styles of writing are confused by, and bound up with, the act of seeing. Topic for Spring 2014: Dark Dreams: The Cinema of David Lynch. Intensive study of David Lynch's films, informed by readings in literature and Freudian psychoanalysis. Topics include: the logic of dreams, forms of evil, the death drive, and small-town America. Weekly screenings.

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Redford CAS 430 TR 12:30 pm-2:00 pm Mts w/CAS AH598
Class Full

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