Global Encounters in Art (Focus on Religious Art and Architecture-Asia and Europe) (Section 1) [CRN 29371]

Discipline: Art
Instructor: Silver
Credits: 3
Day: B
Start: 0800
End: 0920
Field Work: Day 2 | January 25, 2018 | Japan
Prerequisites: The standard CSU prerequisite -- one (1) modern to contemporary art history course -- is waived Download Syllabus

This course will follow the route of the ship, starting with East Asia (Japan and China) and will introduce students to the religion and accompanying politics that gave rise to the temples, shrines, and artistic creations in the many countries visited. Focus will be on the major world religions of each region, with attention to regional differences and changes over time. (In order): Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Orthodox Christianity, Catholic and Protestant Christianity, and Judaism.

Field Work

Country: Japan
Day: 2
Date: January 25, 2018

Details TBA