LiteratureLIT 160C Cruelty: Enjoying the Pain of Others

Cruelty is the unmotivated infliction of pain on someone else. This course investigates the notion of cruelty cultures raised by Claude Levi-Strauss through the literatures of ancient Rome and 15th-16th century Mexico as well as contemporary world literature. Critical approach designations: Histories, Power and Subjectivities. Distribution requirements: Global, Pre-1750.

Credits

5

General Education Code

CC

Quarter offered

Spring

Instructor

Martin Devecka