2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GERM 370 - Witches: Myth, Reality, and Representation

3 Credit Hours
Traces representations of witches from the Middle Ages to contemporary pop culture. Covers the witch persecutions in central Europe, the politics surrounding the Salem witch trials, stories of witches in 19th-century fairy tales, and representations of witches in popular films and literature today. Aside from covering important moments in the cultural history of central Europe, the class exposes students to the methodologies of critical media studies. Writing-emphasis course.

Satisfies General Education Requirement: (WC)



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