ENGL379B - Special Topics in Literature; Art, Architecture and Literature
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This course is a look at how novelists, poets, and playwrights use pictures and buildings in their work.  Such things can be as important as the humans. Readings will taken from the following: Sacheverill Sitwell, "British Architects and Craftsmen"; John Berger, "Ways of Seeing"; Michael Baxendall, "Painting and Experience in Fifteenth-Century Italy";  John Ruskin, "The Stones of Venice" and "Praeterita"; Rosemary Hill, "God's Architect: A.W.N. Pugin"; Fiona MacCarthy, "Stanley Spencer";  & Graham Hough, "The Last Romantics".        


Note: Repeatable to 9 credits if content differs.