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
Conquest and Revolution in 20th-Century Mexican Literary and Visual Texts
35327D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed15 of 17Liana StepanyanGFS228session dates
Culture, Conformity, Revolt
35328D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed
18 of 18
David RolloVKC254session dates
Conceptions of God and Self
35329D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed17 of 18John DreherVKC255session dates
Mindfulness in Cultural Practices
35331D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
17 of 17
Thomas WardGFS229session dates
Ethics in Islamic Thought and Literature
35332D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Arjun NairWPH202session dates
The Romantic Hero(ine) in Russia and the West
35333D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu11 of 17Kelsey Rubin-DetlevWPH201session dates
Fictions of the Floating World
35334D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Satoko ShimazakiVKC200session dates
Kings and Heroes, Villians and Saints
35335D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
19 of 19
Hani KhafipourTHH217session dates
Are Corporations People?
35336D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
19 of 19
Kenneth SilverTHH106PDF (151409 KB)session dates
From NAFTA to Narcos: Globalization in Contemporary Latin American Literature and Film
35337D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Jamie FudaczVKC203session dates
Transforming Italy: Italian Literature Today
35338D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
17 of 17
James FortneyVKC255session dates
Science in Western Philosophy
35339D001Lecture10:00-10:50amMWF
19 of 19
Zlatan DamnjanovicVKC254session dates
Science in Western Philosophy
35340D001Lecture11:00-11:50amMWF
18 of 18
Zlatan DamnjanovicVKC254session dates
Some Questions About Time and Space
35341D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Kadri VihvelinVKC157session dates
The New Vietnam: Arts, Culture, Diaspora
35343D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
17 of 17
Janet HoskinsGFS223session dates
From NAFTA to Narcos: Globalization in Contemporary Latin American Literature and Film
35344D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
15 of 15
Jamie FudaczVKC207session dates
Poltical Philosophy Meets Reality
35345D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu13 of 14Sharon LloydVKC151session dates
Tell Me a Story: American Novels that Made a Difference
35347D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu18 of 19Jessica CantielloGFS229PDF (172378 KB)session dates
The Problem of Evil in Literature and Film
35348D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
17 of 17
Candice LevyLVL3Ysession dates
The Uncanny and the Otherworldly in World Literature Across the Ages
35349D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Guilan SiassiVPD107PDF (257992 KB)session dates
Time in Culture and Social Experience
35352R001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu7 of 15Emily ZeamerGFS228session dates
Masterpieces of the Short Story
35355D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Alexander ZholkovskyVKC200session dates
Human Reason: Its Scope and Limits
35356D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu18 of 19Janet LevinGFS229session dates
Gender, Sexuality and Islam
35358D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu13 of 17Sara HaqVPD107session dates
Representing the Holocaust
35359D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Sharon GillermanVKC255session dates
Classics in Greek Literature and Philosophy
35360D001Lecture1:00-1:50pmMWF
17 of 17
Kevin RobbVKC261session dates
Eastern European Crime Stories: Legal Fiction Crime to Punishment
35362D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 18
Anna KrakusVKC257session dates
The Power of Stories: Tribal Identity in Contemporary America
35364D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 18
Antonio IdiniVKC206Word (42518 KB)session dates
The Familiar Stranger: Cuban Culture in the American Imaginary
35365D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 19
Ivette GomezVKC106session dates
Culture, Conformity, Revolt
35366D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
David RolloVKC259session dates
Stranger at Home
35367D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 18
Natalie BelisleVKC110Word (33618 KB)session dates
Philosophy and the Emotions
35370D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed18 of 19Jacob RossGFS228session dates
Poetry, Blackness, and Social Change
35371D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu16 of 18Zakiyyah Iman JacksonGFS218session dates
The Mahabharata: India's Epic in Film, Television, and Novels
35372D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu17 of 19Christopher FlemingLVL3Ysession dates
The Uncanny in Medieval and Renaissance Europe
35373D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Thea TomainiVKC210session dates
The Apocalypse in Literature, Art, and Film
35374D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
Michael Du PlessisTHH217session dates
Crime and Punishment in Los Angeles
35376D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu18 of 19Melissa Daniels-RauterkusGFS229PDF (1514117 MB)session dates
On Beauty
35377D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu15 of 17Daniel TiffanyGFS228session dates
Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Magical Realism
35378D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu14 of 17Marjorie BeckerVKC209session dates
Japanese Fiction and Film
35379D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 19
David BialockVKC255session dates
Ultra-Close Readings of the Hebrew Scriptures
35380D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed10 of 17Bruce ZuckermanGFS229session dates
Transpacific Media and the Global Imagination
35381D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed18 of 19Viola LasmanaGFS228session dates
Utopias--Imagining Reform
35382D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed17 of 18Karin AmundsenVKC202Word (36872 KB)session dates
Christianity in the Roman Empire
35383D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed13 of 17Sheila BriggsVKC255Word (125151 KB)session dates
Humans and Animals in Classical Literature and Beyond
35385D001LectureTBATBA0 of 1Lucas HerchenroederOFFICEsession dates
Decline and Fall
35386D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Frederic ClarkVKC200session dates
The Theater of Ancient Rome
35387D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu15 of 17Anthony BoyleVKC255session dates
On Beauty
35388D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu14 of 17Daniel TiffanyGFS228session dates
Self and Society in Ancient Athenian Drama
35389D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu12 of 17Vincent FarengaTHH117session dates
Language, Law and Literature
35390D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 19
Sandra DisnerVKC254session dates
Indian Images
35392D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu16 of 17Ketaki PantTHH213session dates
Globalization's Deep History
35393D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu14 of 19Ashley CohenLVL3Ysession dates
Arab-Jewish Relations in the Holy Land
35395D001Lecture6:30-7:50pmTue, Thu17 of 19Mostafa HusseinVKC202session dates
Information accurate as of August 17, 2019 5:20 pm.