May 22, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 University Catalogue

LITT 234 Dante in the Modern World

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

The course explores Dante’s journey in the Divine Comedy, his search for order, for answers to ultimate questions, and his inspiration of artists in various media, such as Baudelaire, T.S. Eliot, Tchaikovsky, Puccini, Rodin, Rauschenberg. The main subject for the study is ‘Inferno’ with references to the Purgatorio and the Paradiso.

Prerequisites HUMS course

This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a critical studies elective or free elective requirement.