Essays of Walter Benjamin (VA4235.02)

Anne Thompson

In this course, we will read a selection of essays by the German philosopher and cultural critic Walter Benjamin, whose works endure as sources of inspiration and critical reflection for artists, curators and art historians.

Learning Outcomes:

Delivery Method: Fully in-person
Prerequisites: Prior 4000-level coursework in art history or literature, and instructor's consent.
Course Level: 4000-level
Credits: 2
M/Th 10:00AM - 11:50AM (2nd seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 12
Course Frequency: Every 2-3 years

Categories: Literature , Art History , Philosophy , Visual Arts (VA) , Fully In-Person , All courses