Courses: Paris in the 19th Century: Visual Culture and the Psychopathology of the Modern City (ICPRH231B01)

Spring 2011

Explores effects of modernization and the transformation of the city on Parisian society in the 19th century through the lens of art and visual culture. Topics: Haussmannization, urban types, psychological responses to modernity, prostitution, flanerie, caricature, impact of photography.

Fulfills: HU III Limit:25

Location

Haverford, Hall 201

Meeting Times

TTh 10:00-11:30