Friday, April 25, 2014

New course: The Art & Fiction of War

The Art & Fiction of War

a new class for Fall 2014


Professor Marco Arnaudo

FRIT-G 275, class 30905

Thematic Studies

Tues/Thurs 2:30-3:45 pm

In this class, Machiavelli’s theories of warfare as a modern political tool will be a reference point to analyze representations of war as a theme in fiction. Representations of war discussed in this class will span through various media, periods, and genres, and they will include texts such as Garibaldi's Autobiography, Stephen Crane's The Red Badge of Courage, Emilio Lussu's A Soldier on the Southern Front, and Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five. In English.

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