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Nancy C. White
ENGL 363
Seattle Campus

Literature and the Other Arts and Disciplines

Relationships between literature and other arts, such as painting, photography, architecture, and music, or between literature and other disciplines, such as science. Content varies.

Class description

This course will examine the concept of the undead, broadly constructed. We will look at literature and films dealing with representations of ghosts, vampires, zombies, and reincarnation, in addition to other constructions of the undead. Readings for the course will include Shelley's Frankenstein, Le Fanu's Carmilla, Dick's Ubik, and Boffa's You're an Animal, Viskovitz! as well as other works, such as selected Greek myths, fairy tales, and graphic novels.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Nancy C. White
Date: 11/01/2012