Walsh University Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
ENG 315-12 Beauty & Desire: Pursuing the Aesthetic 3 sem. hrs.
HI: How does art and literature, including popular music, embody or challenge the aesthetic? Examining art, literature and music from Keats to Picasso, Dylan to the Sex Pistols, together the class will unearth and explore the significance of the aesthetic both historically and as it pertains to our lives in the present. What kinds of beauty (or anti-beauty) do we desire today. Why? How is this reflected in our cultural productions and what does this say about us? Fulfills Heritage I requirement. ENG 102 or HON 103 competency required. Next offered SP-13, SP-15.
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