Comparative Literature | Inter-Arts Studies
C655 | 14655 | Prof. Hertz


Topics in Comparative Poetics and Aesthetics
CMLT C655 14655 meets with CMLT-C 355
TR 4-5:15 BH 317

Prof. Hertz

A comparison of the type of “cultural work” the arts perform in
different traditions. Readings from anthropology, literary
criticism , art history and music history. Selections from poetry,
art, music around the world.  Particular emphasis on the theme
of “time” in the comparative study of poetry from a global
perspective. Required attendance at the IU Art Museum and various
cultural venues.