Taubman College

Course List

Term Fall 2010
Class ARCH 693
Class Title The Aesthetics of Modernization
Description The course examines a particular topic in colonial urbanism and/or colonial architectural discourse. While the topic will determine the particular emphasis, the seminar will examine writings from diverse geographic and disciplinary bases, drawing on works in history, feminist theory, literary criticism, geography, cultural studies, anthropology, and architectural and urban history, among others. The seminar will explore how competing understandings of colonialism and its associated material culture(s) have helped chart new territory in social theory and architectural discourse.
Prereq Arch 563 or permission of instructor
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective Yes
Selective No
Meets TH 6:00-9:00pm room 2227
Credits 3
Faculty Will Glover
Syllabus not available