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Courses

The courses listed here are examples of those that fulfill certificate requirements, but appropriate courses may be substituted. Selected upper-level undergraduate courses have been included at the recommendation of program faculty. Please check the Princeton website for the latest information on course availability.

Program in Media and Modernity

500 Reading Photographic Writing: An Introduction to the Study of Photography (Cadava and Jennings)

500 Topics in Literary and Cultural Theory: Art Media Theory (Doherty and Levin)

500 Art/Architecture (Allen and Foster)

500 Dada: Art or Anti-Art? Aesthetics, Ethics, and Politics in the Face of Catastrophe (Doherty and Foster)

500 The Situationist International and Learning from Las Vegas (Colomina and da Costa Meyer)

500 Topics in Media and Modernity (Foster and Levin)

500 Signal to Noise (Joseph and Levin)

500 Modern Architecture as Surveillance (Colomina and Levin)

500 Modernist Dilemmas: Brasilia and Chandigahr turn 50 (Colomina and da Costa Meyer)

500 Art, Architecture and Psychoanalysis (Doherty and Papapetros)

Program in American Studies

314 Children's Television: History, Politics, Economics

341 The 1950s (Weissman-Joselit)

368 American Museums: History, Theory, and Practices (McCauley)

376 American Art and Culture: The 1960s (Wilmerding) 356

Anthropology

413 Cultures and Critical Translation (Boon)

501 Proseminar in Anthropology (Boon)

570 The Culture Concept: Contestations (Boon/Biehl)

Architecture

302 Architecture and the Visual Arts (Papapetros)

304 Historical Development of Urban Form/Cities of the 21st Century (Boyer)

403 Topics in the History and Theory of Architecture (Eigen)

458 Modern Architecture (da Costa Meyer)

492 Topics in the Formal Analysis of the Urban Structure (Gandelsonas)

525 Mapping the City (Boyer)

526 Magic, Machines, and Architecture (Eigen)

539 Situating Knowledge: Critical Intersections of Architecture and Science (Eigen)

548 Histories and Theories of Architecture: 18th and 19th Centuries (Eigen)

549 Histories and Theories of Architecture: 20th Century (Papapetros)

550 Urbanism and the City of Modernity (Boyer)

551 Analysis and Theory of Modern Architecture (Colomina)

554 Animation: Art, Architecture, History (Papapetros)

557 Technology in History and Modernity (Crary)

565 The History and Theory of Landscape Design (Eigen)

571 Research in Architecture (Colomina)

572 Research in Architecture (Boyer)

576 Advanced Topics in Modern Architecture (Allais)

577 Topics in Architectural Theory: Kissing Architecture (Lavin)

Art and Archaeology

242 Experience of Modernity (da Costa Meyer)

248 History of Photography (McCauley)

270 Photography and Society (McCauley)

330 Photography and Literature (Jennings)

331 Weimar Germany: Painting, Photography, Film (Doherty)

346 Architecture and the Visual Arts (Papapetros)

346 The Russian Avant-Garde: Art, Film, Object (Fore)

348 Masters and Movements of 20th-Century Photography (McCauley)

350 Chinese Cinema (Silbergeld)

368 American Museums: History, Theory, and Practices (McCauley)

390 Modernist Colloquies: Photography and Literature (Jennings)

452 Modernism: The Ends of Art (Warnock)

454 History of Photography (McCauley)

454 Inventing Photography in the Collodion Era (McCauley)

456 Contemporary Art (Foster and Baum)458 Modern Architecture (da Costa Meyer)

562 Seminar in American Art (DeLue)

563 Gesamtkunstwerk (da Costa Meyer)

563 Seminar in Modern Architecture (da Costa Meyer)

564 19th Century Art (Alsdorf)

565 Seminar in Modern Art and Theory (Foster)

565 Dada: Art or Anti-Art? Aesthetics, Ethics, and Politics in the Face of Catastrophe (Doherty and Foster)

565 Seminar in Modernist Art and Theory: Modernism and the Unconscious (Doherty)

566 Seminar in Contemporary Art and Theory (Foster)

566 Toward a Critical Dictionary of Postwar Terms (Foster)

567 American Modernist Photography during World War I (McCauley)

587 Montage: History and Theory (Doherty)

590 Topics in Literary and Cultural Theory - after 1968 Art and Literature (Doherty and Jennings)

Comparative Literature

340 Literature and Photography (Cadava)

403 The Aesthetic Movement: Forms of Excitement (Corngold)

419 Conceptions of the Sensory (Brodsky)

534 Aesthetic Theory: The Ambiguous 'Image' (Brodsky)

534 Literary Criticism and Aesthetic Theory: Lessing, Diderot, Baudelaire, Benjamin (Brodsky)

535 Dialectic and Difference (Brodsky)

535 Contemporary Critical Theories: Space, Fiction, Freedom (Draper)

Computer Science

436 Human-Computer Interface Technology (Cook)

Program in European Cultural Studies

320 Cultural Systems: Totalitarianism and Culture (Rabinbach)

321 Cultural Explosion: Avant-garde and Dictatorship in the Soviet Union (Kotkin)

340 Literature and Photography (Cadava)

340 Communication and the Arts: Literature and Photography (Cadava)

342 Radio, the Avant-Garde, and the Sound of Modernity (Gallo)

345 Modernism and Modernity in Literature and the Visual Arts (Doherty)

370 Weimar Germany: Painting, Photography, Film (Doherty)

408 Down the Garden Path (Eigen)

English

563 Poetics: Poetry and Difficulty (Wood)

565 The Victorian Novel: Taking Society More Seriously (Nunokawa)

568 Contemporary Theory (Fuss)

571 Literary and Cultural Theory: Freud's Toolbox (Fuss)

572 Selected Topics in Criticism and Theory (Cadava)

French

363 The 20th Century French Novel (Trezise)

391 Topics in French Cinema: The Holocaust in French Film (Trezise)

526 Seminar in 19th and 20th Century French Literature: Literature of the Holocaust (Trezise)

526 Seminar in 19th and 20th Century French Literature: The Work of Beckett (Tresize)

583 Contemporary Theories of Subjectivity and Language (Trezise)

583 Seminar in Romance Linguistics and Literary Theory: Michel Foucault (Huet)

German

306 Mass Culture Theory of the Frankfurt School (Jennings)

306 Rhetorics of Surveillance (Levin)

320 The Romantic Quest (Corngold)

328 German Media Theory: Rhetorics of Surveillance (Levin)

370 Weimar Germany: Painting, Photography, Film (Doherty)

371 Art in Germany Since 1960 (Doherty)

372 Writing About Art: Plato to Plath (Doherty)

373 Modernist Colloquies: Photography and Literature (Jennings)

374 Modernism and Modernity in Literature and the Visual Arts (Doherty)

390 Photography and Literature (Jennings)

516 Figures of Thought: Walter Benjamin's "Short Forms" (Jennings)

516 Kafka Before the Law (Corngold)

516 Topics in Twentieth Century Literature: Robert Musil (Jennings)

517 The Great War and Modern German Memory (Corngold)

517 Modernism and Modernity (Doherty and Jennings)

517 Modernism and Modernity: Weimar Baroque (Fore)

520 Image, Interior, Archive (Doherty)

520 Affect, Technology, Value (Doherty)

520 Topics in Literary and Cultural Theory - after 1968: Art and Literature (Doherty and Jennings)

520 Montage: History and Theory (Doherty)

520 Paradigms of Media Theory (Wegmann)

521 1977 -- A Year Without History (Wedemeyer)

521A Frankfurt School Cultural Theory (Jennings and Levin)

521B Nietzsche, Kafka, Heidegger (Corngold)

523 Lyric Poetry (Corngold)

524 Kafka in Sebald and Coetzee (Corngold)

524A The Modernist Novel in German (Corngold)

525 Regimes of Spectacle in Weimar Cinema (Levin)

525 Early German Cinema (Levin)

526 Viennese Modernism (Corngold)

530 The Function of the Aesthetic: Fashion as Historical Force (Menninghaus)

565 Seminar in Modernist Art & Theory: Modernism and the Unconscious (Doherty)

History

293 Science in a Global Context: 15th to 20th Century (Burnett)

354 Intellectual History of Europe since 1880 (Rabinbach)

365 Europe in the 20th Century (Rabinbach and Nachar)

398 Technologies and Their Societies: Historical Perspectives (Thompson)

554 Europe Since 1939 (James / Gross)

561 Intellectual and Cultural History of Modern Europe (Rabinbach)

563 20th Century European History: Interwar Europe (Rabinbach)

594 Introduction to the Historiography of Technology (Thompson)

599 Interpretation - Critique and Its Discontents (Dolven and Burnett)

Program in the History of Science

595 Introductory Colloquium on the History of Science II (Creager)

598 Computers and Organisms (Creager and Mahoney)

599 Introduction to Sound Studies (Thompson)

Music

514 Topics in 19th- and Early 20th-Century Music: Music & Film (Morrison / Crist)

537 Points of Focus in 20th Century Music (Lansky and Mackey)

545 Contexts of Composition (Lansky)

588 Computer Music Composition (Cook and Trueman)

Philosophy

530 Philosophy of Art (Nehemas)

Slavic Languages and Literatures

336 The Russian Avant-Garde: Art, Film, Object (Fore)

410 Bakthin, the Russian Formalists, and Cultural Semiotics

531 Bakhtin, the Formalists, and the Tartu School (Emerson)

Sociology

344 Communications, Culture, and Society (Starr)

502 Contemporary Social Theory (DiMaggio)

530 Comparative History of Communications and Culture (Starr)

530W Selected Topics in Social Processes: Sociology of Culture (DiMaggio)

Spanish and Portuguese

250 Magic Lanterns (Gallo)

342 The Wireless Imagination, Radio and the Avant-garde (Gallo)

351 Topics in the Culture of Cities: Buenos Aires, Havana, Mexico City (Gallo)

548 Freud at Large: the Cultural Reception of Psychoanalysis in Latin America and Beyond (Gallo)

548 Visual Culture and New Media in 1990's Mexico City (Gallo)

Program in the Study of Women and Gender

311 Gender, Crime, and Media Culture (Chancer)

Program in Visual Arts

442 Film Theory (Sitney and Levin)

 

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