General Education Seminar 120g:

Seminar in Humanistic Inquiry (4.0 units)

Interpretation and analysis of works of the imagination, exploring language, thought, and cultural traditions in relation to one another. (Satisfies GE-B, Humanistic Inquiry) Open only to Freshmen.
  • Restriction: Registration open to the following class level(s): Freshmen
  • General Education: This course satisfies the university's general education requirement.
Water and the Imagination
35327D001Lecture8:30-9:50amMon, Wed16 of 17Jackie WangCPA111session dates
Laughter and the Transformation--From Ancient Athens to Modern Standup
35332D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 17
Devon HarlowWPH107session dates
Vampires and Other Monsters in World Literature, Film and Art
35333D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 17
Ellen OliveiraTHH215session dates
Feminist Science Fiction Studies
35334D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 17
Atia SattarTHH110session dates
Modern Russian Culture
35337D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
19 of 17
Natalia DameWPH203session dates
Being Muslim in America
35338D001Lecture9:30-10:50amTue, Thu
18 of 18
Arjun NairCPA256session dates
The Uncanny in Medieval and Renaissance Europe
18 of 17
Thea TomainiTHH115session dates
Science in Western Philosophy
17 of 17
Zlatan DamnjanovicGFS201session dates
Envisioning Afterlives: Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory in Literature and History
35341D001Lecture10:00-11:50amMon, Wed
18 of 17
Lori MeeksSOSB41session dates
Poetry Across Media
35342D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu16 of 17Bruce SmithONLINEsession dates
Labor in the Greco-Roman World
35343D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
12 of 12
Steven GonzalezTHH106session dates
Contemporary Korean Film and Culture
35344D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Youngmin ChoeCPA258session dates
Biblical Protagonists
35345D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
17 of 17
Kristine GarrowayGFS113session dates
Climate Fiction--Speculative Fiction for a Broken World
35346D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
17 of 17
Stephanie BowerWPH106session dates
Modern Russian Culture
35347D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Natalia DameWPH107session dates
St. Petersburg--City of Myth
35348D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Colleen McQuillenCPA205session dates
Reason and the Unbearable Lightness of Being
35349D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 18
Sally PrattCPA151session dates
Language, Law and Literature
35350D001Lecture11:00-12:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 17
Sandra DisnerCPA256PDF (170500 KB)session dates
Classics in Greek Literature and Philosophy
19 of 17
CPA255PDF (555248 KB)session dates
Reading "Black Love"
35352D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
16 of 16
Lanita JacobsKAP166session dates
Human Reason--Its Scope and Limits
35353D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
Janet Levinsession dates
Kurosawa's Cosmos
35354D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Kerim YasarCPA256session dates
Indian Traditions of Mind and Body
35355D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
James MchughCPA210session dates
Literature of Resistance
35356R001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Yaffa WeismanWPH101session dates
Culture, Conformity, Revolt
35357D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu
17 of 16
David RolloONLINEsession dates
Masterpieces of the Short Story
35359D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu14 of 15Alexander ZholkovskyTHH215 & ONLINEWord (24191 KB)session dates
The Dream of Poetry
35360D001Lecture12:30-1:50pmTue, Thu13 of 14Carol Muske-DukesONLINEWord (72633 KB)session dates
Ultra-Close Readings of the Hebrew Scriptures
35361D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Bruce ZuckermanTHH217session dates
Reading Scripture--The Hebrew Bible, New Testament and Qur'an in Dialogue
35362D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Reuven FirestoneWPH101session dates
Trouble As Their Business--Mid-20th Century Noir and Detective Fiction
35363D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 17
Ben LevineCPA210session dates
Messiah--The History of an Idea
35364D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Joshua GarrowayWPH107session dates
Mindfulness in Cultural Practices
35365D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 17
Thomas WardTHH215Word (180029 KB)session dates
Plants Attack! Botany in Fiction, Film and Ecological Thought
35366D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
Antonia SzabariTHH112Word (28329 KB)session dates
Vampires and Other Monsters in World Literature, Film and Art
35367D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Ellen OliveiraTHH110session dates
Immigration and Assimilation -- the U.S. Catholic Experience
35368D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
James Lewis HeftTHH108Word (33158 KB)session dates
Slavery and Salvation
35369D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
17 of 17
Kelsey MossWPH203session dates
Indian Images
35370D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu16 of 17Ketaki PantONLINEsession dates
Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Magical Realism
35371D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 17
Marjorie BeckerWPH107session dates
Christianity and the Roman Empire
35372D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
15 of 14
Sheila BriggsCPA256session dates
Eastern European Apocalyptic and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
35373D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
Andrzej BrylakWPH206Word (380606 KB)session dates
On Beauty
35375D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 17
Daniel TiffanyCPA109session dates
Representations of Nature in the Roman Empire
35376D001Lecture2:00-3:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 17
Emily BrownTHH217session dates
Transforming Italy--Italian Literature Today
35378D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
James FortneyCPA206session dates
Los Angeles Stories
35379D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
Christopher FreemanTHH217PDF (611621 KB)session dates
Christianity and the Roman Empire
35380D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed
12 of 12
Sheila BriggsCPA161session dates
Daughters of Africa--Black Women in U.S. History
35381D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed
19 of 17
Francille WilsonCPA111session dates
Trouble As Their Business--Mid-20th Century Noir and Detective Fiction
35382D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmMon, Wed
18 of 17
Ben LevineCPA106session dates
On Beauty
35386D001Lecture3:30-4:50pmTue, Thu
17 of 15
Daniel TiffanyCPA109session dates
Mindfulness in Cultural Practices
35388D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmMon, Wed
19 of 17
Thomas WardONLINEWord (182029 KB)session dates
Anime, Comics, and the Japanese Experience of the Second World War
35391D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu
19 of 17
Benjamin UchiyamaCPA254session dates
Reading "Black Love"
35392D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu14 of 17Lanita JacobsKAP165session dates
Ghost Stories-Throughout Time and Around the World
35393D001Lecture5:00-6:20pmTue, Thu
18 of 17
Tok ThompsonONLINEWord (54272 KB)session dates
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