ITL 408 THE RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
The course explores one of the most creative periods in human history through the study of the lives and works of famous Renaissance artists, writers, and thinkers. It investigates the material and spiritual environment that fostered their creativity, including the tension between the Judeo-Christian and classical inheritances.
This course may include an optional section that will meet for an additional hour each week to discuss supplemental readings in Italian. Students participating in the foreign language section will receive one additional credit hour, pass/not passed marking.
Open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors; and to first year students with permission of the instructor.
Enrollment limited to 16 students.