General Education Seminar 120g:

Seminar in Humanistic Inquiry (4.0 units)

Interpretation and analysis of works of the imagination, exploring language, thought, and cultural traditions in relation to one another. (Satisfies GE-B, Humanistic Inquiry) Open only to Freshmen.
  • Restriction: Registration open to the following class level(s): Freshmen
  • General Education: This course satisfies the university's general education requirement.
SectionSessionTypeTimeDaysRegisteredInstructorLocationSyllabusInfo
Poetry and Protest
35327D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed
18 of 18
Beatrice SanfordGFS229session dates
Brasil/Brazil: Figuration of Brazil and Its Other
35328D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed11 of 18Brenno Kaneyasu MaranhaoVPD107session dates
Conceptions of God and Self
35329D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed16 of 18John DreherVKC255Word (90112 KB)session dates
Poetry, Evidence and Methods of Reading
35331D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu15 of 18Joseph DaneVKC252session dates
Death and Gender in Media and Society
35332D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu17 of 19Diana BlaineVKC200session dates
Tell Me a Story: American Novels that Made a Difference
35333D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu17 of 18Jessica CantielloGFS229PDF (136617 KB)session dates
Mindfulness in Cultural Practices
35335D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Thomas WardGFS109session dates
Screening the Sacred: Religion and Hollywood
35336D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Christopher DailyVKC201PDF (595793 KB)session dates
Early Modern Philosophy and Science
35339D001Lecture11:00-11:50amMWF
19 of 19
Adriana SolomonGFS228PDF (517702 KB)session dates
Gore and Spectacle on Stage and Screen
35340D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Natalia PerezGFS109session dates
The Uncanny in Medieval and Renaissance Europe
35341D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu16 of 19Thea TomainiVKC254session dates
The Apocalypse in Literature, Art and Film
35342D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Michael Du PlessisTHH213Word (652873 KB)session dates
Poetry, Evidence and Methods of Reading
35343D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu15 of 18Joseph DaneVKC252session dates
Health and the Body Politic in African Literature
35344D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Julie Van DamVKC258session dates
Death and the Meaning of Life
35345D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Christopher DailyVKC256session dates
Myth, Folklore and Fantasy in Japanese Literature and Film
35346D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu17 of 19David BialockVKC200session dates
The Problem of Evil in Literature and Film
35347D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu16 of 18Candice LevyGFS229session dates
Biblical Protagonists
35348D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu18 of 19Kristine GarrowayGFS228session dates
The Russian Novel
35349D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu16 of 18Greta Matzner-GoreVPD107PDF (335268 KB)session dates
Experiments in Autobiography
35351D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Margaret NelsonVKC108session dates
The Theater of Ancient Rome
35352D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu13 of 18Anthony BoyleWPH107session dates
The Uncanny and the Otherworldly
35353D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Guilan SiassiSOSB37session dates
Eastern European Crime Stories: Legal Fiction Crime to Punishment
35354D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Anna KrakusVKC160session dates
Masterpieces of the Short Story
35355D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Alexander ZholkovskyVKC200session dates
Sex and Sexes: Spanish Literature, Culture and Film
35356D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu16 of 17Jaclyn Cohen-SteinbergGFS229session dates
Free Will and Determinism
35357D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Kadri VihvelinGFS228Word (26044 KB)session dates
Invasions and Conquests
35358D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Jeremy MikeczGFS202session dates
Trauma and Memory in Spanish and Latin American Cinema and Literature
35359D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Julian Gutierrez-AlbillaVKC105session dates
Science and Values
35360D001Lecture1:00-1:50pmMWF
18 of 18
Adriana SolomonLVL3YPDF (535124 KB)session dates
Part of a Larger Story: American Jewish Experience in Literature
35362D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 19
Bruce PhillipsWPH101session dates
The Performative Self Within Auto/biography
35363D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed16 of 18Laura Skandera-TrombleyVKC256session dates
Knowledge and Fallibility
35365D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed18 of 19Jeremy GoodmanWPH106session dates
Engineering California--Technology from Sutter's Mill to Silicon Beach
35366D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 18
Peter WestwickWPH205session dates
Vampires and Other Monsters in World Literature, Film and Art
35367D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 19
Ellen OliveiraWPHB30session dates
Women in Literature and Film
35368D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed14 of 19Tania ModleskiVKC200session dates
Free Speech, Hate Speech
35369D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 18
Robin JeshionGFS229session dates
Outsiders in America
35370D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed16 of 18Christopher FindeisenWPH103PDF (471892 KB)session dates
The Apocalypse in Literature, Art and Film
35371D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu18 of 19Michael Du PlessisTHH119Word (652970 KB)session dates
Messiah: The History of Idea
35372D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Joshua GarrowayWPH103session dates
Plants Attack! : Botany and the Uncanny Plant in Fiction, Film and Ecological Thought
35373D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu12 of 18Antonia SzabariVKC261PDF (141277 KB)session dates
The Early Modern Entertainment Industry
35375D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Andrew StottVKC200PDF (996594 KB)session dates
Italian Organized Crime in Literature and Cinema
35376D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Alessio FilippiGFS229session dates
Legal Fictions: Storytelling and Empathy in U.S. Law
35377D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Elizabeth LoganGFS228session dates
Eastern European Crime Stories: Legal Fiction Crime to Punishment
35378D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu17 of 19Anna KrakusTHH215session dates
Ultra-Close Readings of the Hebrew Scriptures
35379D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed15 of 18Bruce ZuckermanGFS229session dates
Southern Literature and American Identity
35380D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed15 of 19Kerry IngramGFS204session dates
Christianity in the Roman Empire
35381D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed17 of 18Sheila BriggsVKC255Word (125269 KB)session dates
Are Corporations People?
35382D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed17 of 18Kenneth SilverVKC254PDF (143603 KB)session dates
Transforming Italy: Italian Literature Today
35383D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
James FortneyVKC158session dates
Myths and Legends of the Celts
35384D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu14 of 18Lisa BitelVKC200PDF (126078 KB)session dates
Language, Law and Literature
35385D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Sandra DisnerGFS229session dates
Strangers and Strange Lands
35386D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu7 of 18Emily ZeamerVKC154session dates
The World Philosophy Made
35387D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu18 of 19Scott SoamesVKC255session dates
19th Century American Literature and Libation
35388D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed17 of 18Laura Skandera-TrombleyVKC254session dates
Women in Literature and Film
35389D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed18 of 19Tania ModleskiVKC255session dates
Ghost Stories: Throughout Time and Around the World
35390D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu16 of 19Tok ThompsonVKC254session dates
The Japanese Warrior in War and Peace
35391D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed13 of 18Dan ShererLVL3Ysession dates
Girlhood: Twentieth Century Perspectives
35392D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Dana JohnsonTHH112session dates
Crime and Punishment in Los Angeles
35394D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Melissa Daniels-RauterkusVKC254PDF (1409100 MB)session dates
Voices of Afro-Latin America
35395D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed16 of 18Natalie BelisleGFS205session dates
Shocking Knowledge--Gothic and Science Fiction as Literature of Self-Discovery
35396D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu11 of 17Devin GriffithsVHE210session dates
Culture, Conformity, Revolt
35397D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu9 of 17Zakiyyah Iman JacksonVKC259session dates
Traditional Chinese Stories to Awaken the World
35398D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed18 of 19Mengjun LiLVL3Vsession dates
Myth, Folklore and Fantasy in Japanese Literature and Film
35399D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu17 of 18David BialockVKC260session dates
Information accurate as of October 3, 2018 10:51 am.
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