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2024 Spring > UGRD > ASIAN > ASIAN 335L

Literature and the Arts of the Islamic World

Course #: ASIAN 335L

This course examines the development of literature and the arts of the Islamic world from the early Islamic period to the modern day, focusing upon the specific ways in which religion interacted with the cultures of Islamic lands to inform these developments. The course will draw upon visual, performing, and literary traditions from across the Islamic world, from Andalusia to Mughal India, and from Indonesia to the Caribbean. Through the semester, students will be exposed to a diversity of geographical, religious, devotional, sectarian, and gender perspectives. This is a hands-on, interactive course designed with the support of the Mellon Foundation.
Pre Requisites:
Pre-requisite: a minimum of 15 credits

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 12253 TuTh
4:00 - 5:15 pm
Irani,Ayesha Aspandiar REMOTE
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2024 - 05/08/2024
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 14
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite: a minimum of 15 credits
Course Attributes: International, REMOTE, World Cultures