Catastrophe & Memory

CAS HI 221

  • Aesthetic Exploration
  • Historical Consciousness
  • Research and Information Literacy

Examines the ways in which catastrophes, both natural and social, enter into cultural memory. Goal is to understand how events that seem to defy comprehension are represented in works of art and given a place in the memory of a culture. Effective Fall 2018, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Aesthetic Exploration, Historical Consciousness, Research and Information Literacy.

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Castillo CAS 326 MWF 1:25 pm-2:15 pm Mts w/CAS PO394

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.