For More Information

Consult the program chair:

Stephen Dowden
Office: Shiffman 211
(781) 736-3218

Course Offerings

To view the complete descriptions of the courses that satisfy the requirements for the European Cultural Studies major, please visit the University Bulletin. To see courses being offered during the Fall 2014 semester, please visit the Schedule of Classes on the University Registrar's website.

Fall 2014 ECS Core Course Offering

ECS 100A: European Cultural Studies Proseminar: Modernism
Professor Stephen Dowden
Mondays and Wednesdays, 2 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Explores the interrelationship of literature, music, painting, philosophy, and other arts in the era of high modernism. Works by Artaud, Baudelaire, Benjamin, Mann, Mahler, Schoenberg, Stravinsky, Kandinsky, Schiele, Beckett, Brecht, Adorno, Sartre, Heidegger, and others.