Spring Course Highlights

Century of Violence

Prof. WeinerWhat is modern about mass violence happen? 







Reading the Body

Cari Costanzo & Abraham VergheseHow have our perceptions of what is considered normal/abnormal; beautiful/ugly; infected/uninfected changed over time? How do these changing medical and cultural representations of the body reflect larger societal shifts? How does illness change our perceptions of our bodies and our identities?