Entries by Catherine Angst

Water and Society: Concepts and Controversies in Latin America – Fall 2018

Course Number: LATAMER 390, CULANTH 290, ENVIRON 390 Course Attributes: CCI, STS, CZ, SS Course Time: Wednesdays, 4:40pm – 7:10pm Course Description: Water is central to the past, present, and future of humanity. Latin America has been and continues to be a place where some of the most important discussions on and events related to water and human […]

Scripture: Judaism, Christianity & Islam – Fall 2018

Course Number: RELIGION 156, AMES 138, JEWISHST 156 Course Attributes: CCI, EI, ALP, CZ Course Time: Tues. & Thurs., 11:45am – 1:00pm Course Description: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are characterized as religions of the book. Their sacred texts are foundational to the faiths they represent. In spite of shared histories, overlapping contents, and parallel perspectives, their Sacred Scriptures […]

Indian Cinema – Fall 2018

Course Number: AMES 151, LIT 211, AMI 253, VMS 231 Course Attributes: CCI, R, ALP, CZ Course Time: Tues. & Thurs., 3:05pm – 4:20pm Course Description: This course will investigate sources of vitality in twentieth-century Indian cinema and the resilience of popular cinema in the face of Hollywood. Students will view both narrative and non-narrative expressive forms in […]

Contemporary Turkish Composition and Readings – Fall 2018

Course Number: TURKISH 305 Course Attributes: CCI, FL Course Time: Mon. & Wed., 4:40pm – 5:55pm Course Description: Advanced grammar and syntax with intense composition component. Analytical readings in the original. Prerequisite: Turkish 204 or permission of instructor. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Didem Havlioglu’s research focuses on gender and sexuality in the early modern Ottoman culture production. […]

Intermediate Turkish – Fall 2018

Course Number: TURKISH 203 Course Attributes: FL Course time: Mon., Wed., & Fri., 1:40pm – 2:30pm Course Description: Classroom and laboratory practice in spoken and written patterns. Readings in contemporary literature. Prerequisites: Turkish 101 and 102, 14, or consent of instructor. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Didem Havlioglu’s research focuses on gender and sexuality in the early modern […]

Elementary Turkish – Fall 2018

Course Number: TURKISH 101 Course Attributes: FL Course Time: Mon., Wed., & Fri., 10:20am – 11:10am Course Description: This course is an introduction to understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Turkish. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Didem Havlioglu’s research focuses on gender and sexuality in the early modern Ottoman culture production. Didem is particularly interested in women poets and […]

Intermediate Persian – Fall 2018

Course Number: PERSIAN 203 Course Attributes: FL Course Time: Mon., Wed., & Fri., 1:40pm – 2:30pm Course Description: Introduction to spoken and literary Persian: understanding, speaking, reading, and writing. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Shahla Adel was born in Tehran, Iran.  Shahla received her B.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Jundi Shapur (Shahid Chamran) University, […]

Elementary Persian – Fall 2018

Course Number: PERSIAN 101 Course Attributes: FL Course Time: Mon., Wed., & Fri., 10:20am – 11:10am Course Description: Introduction to spoken and literary Persian: understanding, speaking, reading, and writing. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Shahla Adel was born in Tehran, Iran.  Shahla received her B.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from Jundi Shapur (Shahid Chamran) University, […]

Issues in Hindi Language and Society II – Fall 2018

Course Number: HINDI 407S Course Attributes: CCI, FL, ALP Course Time: Tues., 6:15pm – 8:45pm Course Description: Readings in prevailing literary and mass media forms. Prerequisite: Hindi 306 or consent of instructor. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Satti Khanna teaches courses in Indian Cinema and Hindi Literature but his love is the Hindi language, which he learned in childhood, in […]

Advanced Hindi – Fall 2018

Course Number: HINDI 305 Course Attributes: CCI, FL, ALP Course Time: Wed., 6:30pm – 9:00pm Course Description: Proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking. Prerequisite: Hindi 204 or equivalent. Placement guidelines. Faculty Biography: Satti Khanna teaches courses in Indian Cinema and Hindi Literature but his love is the Hindi language, which he learned in childhood, in addition to his native […]