Gateway Seminar-Story-Telling, Truth Telling and History

HISTORY180S

Gateway Seminar - Story-Telling, Truth-Telling and History.  The borders between history and fiction. History theory and the methods of historical inquiry. Researching and writing history and fiction. Authorial voice and audience. Myth, legend, history. Examples of history and fiction drawn from ancient, medieval, and early modern eras (Western Europe), with thematic emphases on war, violence, religion, and societal crisis. One course.

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R