Studies in Literature and the Mind: The Meaning of Life

Course Number: ENGL 170MT
Prerequisites: Check on GOLD
Advisory Enrollment Information: May be repeated for credit providing letter designations are different.
General Education Areas Fulfilled: Check on GOLD
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 170AA-ZZ
Quarter: Winter 2015
Instructor: Young, Kay
Day(s): MW
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM
Location: SH 1415

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.