Medieval Manuscripts (3 cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Graduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 577
Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Day(s): 
Mon
Wed
Time: 
11am-12:15pm
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

This seminar explores illuminated European manuscripts from late antiquity through the early sixteenth century.  It examines manuscripts' functions, patrons, makers, and materials and technique, as well as such issues as the relationship between text and image and the manuscript's ideological stance.  Students have the opportunity to study original medieval illuminations. 
Undergraduate Equivalency: HART 337
Cross-list: MDEM378