Description
HOLOCAUST LITERATURE AND FILM
This course relies on primary cultural sources of the third Reich, especially film, but also literary, visual, architectural, musical, etc. To examine the parameters of Nazi culture. It will examine such diverse aspects as the leader principle, gender roles, racial hygiene, anti-Semitism, mass culture, propaganda, and visions of history. The cultural artifacts will be analyzed both in terms of their aesthetics as well as the social and historical context of their production.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GER 1546
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Germanic Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring