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This course explores the creation (and creativity) of the modern scientific and cultural world through study of western... see more

Unlike film, theater in America does not have a ratings board that censors content. So plays have had more freedom to... see more

Do poems think? Recurrent images of the poet as an inspired lunatic, and of poetry as a fundamentally irrational art,... see more

The landscape we will explore is the troublesome one of the relevance, impact, and importance of poetry in a troubled... see more

This course explores variations on the proposition that an adequate recognition of beauty could, however indirectly, make... see more

William Butler Yeats occupies a dominant position in the lives and work of the Irish poets who followed him. We will... see more

William Butler Yeats occupies a dominant position in the lives and work of the Irish poets who followed him. We will... see more

In 1667, John Milton published what he intended both as the crowning achievement of a poetic career and a justification... see more

Global exploration in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries radically changed Western science, orienting philosophies... see more

In 1667, John Milton published what he intended both as the crowning achievement of a poetic career and a justification... see more

What does the Genesis story of creation and temptation tell us about gender, about heterosexuality, and about the origins... see more

For some reason, American literature (like French, Irish, and Russian, among others) has been especially productive in... see more

This course focuses on the period between roughly 1550-1850. American ideas of race had taken on a certain shape by the... see more

This course explores the properties of non-sequential, multi-linear, and interactive forms of narratives as they have... see more

This course explores the properties of non-sequential, multi-linear, and interactive forms of narratives as they have... see more

This course explores the international trade in television text, considering the ways in which 'foreign' programs find... see more

In this 3-unit class, we will read Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost. The goal of the class is for students to come away... see more

This course focuses on reading a script theatrically with a view to mounting a coherent production. Through careful,... see more

This course provides continued work in the development of play scripts for the theater. Writers work on sustained pieces... see more

"Sports, not religion, is the opiate of the people." So says David Remnick, editor of the New Yorker and a former... see more

During this seminar, students will chronicle their MIT experiences and investigate MIT history and culture. Visits to the... see more

This class is an introduction to writing about science–including nature, medicine, and technology–for general readers. In... see more

This section of Expository Writing provides the opportunity for students- as readers, viewers, writers and speakers - to... see more