Studies in Literature and the Mind: The Meaning of Life

Course Number: ENGL 170MT
Prerequisites: Writing 2, or 50, or 109, or English 10 or upper-division standing
Advisory Enrollment Information: May be repeated for credit providing letter designations are different.
General Education Areas Fulfilled: GE Area G Requirement, Writing Requirement
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 170AA-ZZ
Quarter: Winter 2018
Instructor: Young, Kay
Day(s): MW
Time: 12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location: TD-W 2600
Description:

How are contemporary studies of the mind relevant to language and literature, and vice versa? How have we imagined the mind at different times and in different cultures? Topics vary but focus especially on interdisciplinarity, history of theories of mind, and creativity.