ITAL 425 (01) - Introduction to Italian Studies

Intro to Italian Studies

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Italian
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   45  
CRN: 16071
This course explores Italian culture and society and examines the role of Italian art, cuisine, literature and history via readings, films, music, and lectures. What makes Italy Italy? What does it mean to be Italian? How do phenomena such as regionalism, the Mafia, and the European Union shape our understanding of contemporary Italy? The course analyzes the interactions among culture, politics, history, and society as a means of defining national identity.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): ITAL 425H
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Nicole Gercke

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm MCC 340