HIST 400 G2 - War, Soc, Politics, & Culture
Topics will be listed in the department's course guide at http://www.history.illinois.edu. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 2 to 4 graduate hours. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 undergraduate hours or 8 graduate hours in the same or subsequent terms if topics vary.
Topic: Catastrophe in Modern Times Description: In this interdisciplinary course, we will explore -catastrophe and the modern imagination,- pairing fiction with non-fiction and analyses of catastrophe with the politics of its representation. Topics will include millennialism, revolution, colonialism and famine, war, the Great Depression, genocide, the Great Recession, global warming, and pandemics.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate