ITST 131 - (IS) Italian Cultural Studies I: From Unification to World War I
The course aims to contextualize knowledge of a unified Italy’s cultural development; special attention will be given to the building of a national identity. Each class will address a fundamental issue tied to the country’s troubled but vital first 50 years of history. Students will be presented with major trends in narrative, poetry, and the visual arts, as well as major political and philosophical figures.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: May not be taken on a Pass/D+/D/Fail basis.