History | The Black Death
H213 | 13338 | Carmichael
Above class carries Culture Studies credit
This is a lecture course on the history of the plague, concentrating
on the experience and reactions of Europeans, from 1348 to 1722. The
last segment of the course examines plague in a modern, global
setting. The course is at an introductory level, and focuses on
cultural issues surrounding death and dying, and human responses to
Rosemary Horrox, "The Black Death"
James Mohr, "Plague and Fire"