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Spring 2015 Credit Courses: Culture/Language

Women for Change in the Middle East
The Middle East is mired in controversy over basic human rights, particularly in the area of women’s rights. A growing number of Muslim and Jewish women artists/activists, living in the Middle East or in the West, have joined the fight for equality. Using film, literature, and theatre, advocates for peace and equality are studied across ethnic, religious, and national lines.
GND3170 / 4 credits
Joseph Verdicchio
Tues., 6:30–9:50 p.m.
Jan. 27–May 12
Room: Refer to the online schedule

The Mediterranean Origins of Western Culture
Examines the main historical events in the Mediterranean area from late antiquity through the Renaissance. Judaism, Christianity, and Islam were born here, and the diverse peoples and cultures around its shores competed for intellectual and political dominance. These interactions resulted in the legacy of beliefs and institutions at the core of Western culture, including some issues still unresolved today.
HIS3150 / 4 credits
Noncredit option: $625
Joseph Verdicchio
Mon., 6:30–9:50 p.m.
Jan. 26–May 11
Room: Refer to the online schedule

Posted Sept. 23, 2014


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