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This course focuses on main currents in contemporary German literary and visual culture.Taking Nietzsche's thought as a point of departure, students will survey the dialectics of tradition and modernity in both Germany and other European countries, particularly the UK, France, Denmark, and Poland.Primary works are drawn from literature, cinema, art, and performance, including works by Peter Sloterdijk, Thomas Vinterberg, and Michel Houellebecq.
Sep 01, 2002
to Dec 20, 2002
Days of the Week:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
- Level of Difficulty: Beginner
- Size: Massive Open Online Course
- Instructor: Prof. Charity Scribner
- Cost: Free
- Institution: MIT OCW
- Topics: General Art, Literature
About MIT OCW:
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Art, English Language Arts
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