Academic Catalog 2019-20

HUM 5520 Medievalism: Nostalgia, Politics and Popular Culture

This seminar investigates the enduring appeal of the "medieval period" as an inspiration for creative activity and as a vehicle for various socio-political agendas. From knights in shining armor and damsels in distress, this seminar explores various forms of medievalism from western European to modern Japanese manga and anime.


4.00 units