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CLASSIC-201: Introduction to Greek Life and Literature (3 units; U ; HU)

Ancient Greek life and literature, emphasizing the surviving works of earliest authors, Homer and Hesiod.

Notes:
Prereq: none; Classic 170(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 50618 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Calkins, Renee NWQ 1871  
HU   3 LEC 002 55164 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Calkins, Renee NWQ 1871  

CLASSIC 274(HEBR ST 274): Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millennium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 51777 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B56  

CLASSIC-303: The Life and Literature of the Roman Empire (3 units; U ; HU)

Major literary works from the early Roman empire in translation; their historical background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 52662 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Muse, Kevin CRT 209  

CLASSIC-390: Egyptian Mythology (3 units; U ; HU)

Egyptian myths and ancient religious practices, emphasizing religious thought in Greco-Roman Egypt.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 50284 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Boor, Jocelyn BOL B56  

COMPLIT-133: Contemporary Imagination in Literature and the Arts (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to comparative literature, focusing on the study of world literatures and their relations to other arts, and to cultural and social currents.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 49857 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL B40 PDF
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www.uwm.edu/Dept/TARC and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email tarc@uwm.edu.

COMPLIT-135: Experiencing Literature in the 21st Century: (3 units; U ; HU)

Critical study of literary forms (e.g. romance, comedy, short story) and their connections with other arts and media, such as cinema, TV, and music.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Zombie Metaphors
HU   3 LEC 001 54777 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Momcilovic, Dragoslav BOL B40 PDF

COMPLIT-208: Global Literature from the 17th Century to the Present: (3 units; U ; HU)

Literary analysis through a survey of world literature from the 1600s to the present.

Notes:
May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Cross-Cultural Contact and Exchange
HU   3 LEC 001 49858 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Pitt, Kristin CRT 209  

COMPLIT-230: Literature and Society: (3 units; U ; HU)

Relationships between literature and aspects of society, e.g., philosophical movements; history; gender, race, class, or sexuality.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none. CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Rock 'n' Roll Narratives: Lit, Music, & the Media
HU   3 LEC 201 55173 - 01/22-05/10 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMPLIT-233: Literature and Film: (3 units; U ; HU)

Themes, styles, and ideology in cinematic and literary texts.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Gangster Film in the East and West
HU   3 LEC 001 50836 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Xu, Jian CRT 209  

COMPLIT-350: Topics in Comparative Literature: (3 units; U/G )

One or more areas of comparative literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Early Christian Literature
    3 LEC 201 55121 - 01/22-05/10 Williams, Demetrius ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Global Sports Narrative
    3 LEC 202 52608 - 01/22-05/10 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FRENCH-145: Views of France: (3 units; U ; HU)

In-depth study of selected aspects of French civilization as reflected in literature.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 001 50688 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Anderson, Eric BOL B40  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 002 51959 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10   CRT 119  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 003 51960 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Callahan, Amy BOL B64  
Learning French Culture Through Cuisine
HU   3 LEC 004 52653 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Callahan, Amy MIT 195  

HEBR ST-331: Topics in Biblical Literature: (3 units; U )

Analysis of genres or issues in biblical literature; topics may include wisdom literature, prophetic writings, Bible as literature, God in the Old Testament.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Jewish Jesus
    3 LEC 002 55096 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Brusin, David NWQ G544  
Prophets & Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible
    3 LEC 201 50941 - 01/22-05/10 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HEBR ST-332: Women in the Bible (3 units; U )

Analyzes stories about women in the Old Testament from a literary, cultural and historical perspective; includes how these texts have influenced modern views of women.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50940 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Margolis, Dana BOL B64  

ITALIAN-145: Views of Italy: (3 units; U ; HU)

Variable content, with specific topics focusing on the interrelation of literary works and sociocultural values and traditions of Italy.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 001 49970 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Iaquinta, Mary MIT 195  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 002 49971 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Celi, Christopher BOL B92  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 003 50489 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Celi, Christopher BOL B92  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 004 50490 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Celi, Christopher BOL B92  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 005 53442 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Iaquinta, Mary LUB S191  
Italians and the Mafia
HU   3 LEC 006 54728 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Pickering-Iazzi, R LUB S220  

RUSSIAN-350: Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy in Translation: Major Works (3 units; U ; HU)

Close readings of the masterworks of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky in historical context; consideration of their impact on Russian and Western art and social thought.

Notes:
No knowledge of Russian req'd. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 55094 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Peschio, Joseph CRT 119