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.
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
19 of 19
Zlatan DamnjanovicVKC254session dates
Science in Western Philosophy
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
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.