|Spring Term 2019 Vampires, Monsters, and Man-Eaters - FIST 362
Prerequisites/Notes: GER 312
Catalog Description : This course examines the borders of the human through the figures of the vampire, monster, and femme fatale in literature, film, and the visual arts. Featured in the works of canonized authors as well as within popular culture, “monstrousness” can provide valuable insights into numerous aspects of German history and psychosexual relations. Possible texts include the early vampire film Nosferatu, Wedekind’s Lulu tragedies, Patrick Süskind’s Das Parfüm, and paintings by H.R. Giger.
Attributes: Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr), Language GER (01cr), BM Language GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course