316f European Studies Seminar


Fall 1999 :

The European City in Films: Romance and Renewal

Meeting times: every monday night from 7 to 9:00 PM (9 CIRUTI)

Coordinator Nicole Vaget, Professor of French

 

Syllabus

9/13: Gateway to Europe  
9/20: Students' presentations on:
Estonia (Megan Schmidt) + France (kathryn Palmer) + Germany (Mariah Bergeron)+ Switzerland (Katherine Riedlinger) + Italy (Kyrsten Buckley-Brawner) + Greece (Susie Lee) + Iceland
 
9/27: Students' presentations on
Portugal (Ramona U Marks) + Bulgaria (Boriana Nikolova) + United Kingdom
 
10/4: Students presentations: Greece + Ireland
 

 10/9-9/12 = October Break

 
10/17: Film on Vienna "The Third Man"
(shown in LRC 9 on Sunday from 7 to 9 and on Monday from 4 to6 )
10/18: Michael Burns : "Between two Worlds: Vienna after 1945"
 
10/24: Film on Paris "Is Paris burning?"
(shown in LRC 9 on Sunday from 7 to 10and on Monday from 4 to7 )
10/25: Julie Fette: Presentation on "Paris during World War II"
 
10/31: Film on Paris: Agnès Varda "Cleo from 5 to 7"in Ciruti 9
(shown in LRC 9 on Sunday from 7 to 9 and on Monday from 4 to6 )
11/1 : cancelled
 
11/7: Film on Rome: "Roman Holiday"
(shown in LRC 9 on Sunday from 7 to 9 and on Monday from 4 to6 )
11/8: John Varriano: "Roman Holiday: Romance and Myth"in Ciruti 9
 
11/14: Film on Berlin: "Metropolis"(shown in Ciruti 9 on Sunday from 7 to 9
11/ 15: Film: "Berlin - Symphony of a Great City" (shown in Ciruti 9 on Monday from 7 to 9)
 
 
11/22 : Gaby Davis : "Berlin of the 20s--Madonna, Whore, or Robot?" in Ciruti 9  

 Thanksgiving break

 
 11/29: Catherine Legouis "Paris in Real Time"in Ciruti 221 at 7 pm  
12/5: Film on Tbilisi: Nan Djordjadze, "Chef in Love"
(shown in LRC 9 on Sunday from 7 to 9 and on Monday from 4 to6 )
12/6: Presentation by Stephen Jones in Ciruti 9 at 7 pm
 
 
12/13: Students' presentations of European countries's new pages.
 

Final paper due

 
 Web Site: Gateway to Europe  

 
 

There are 12 students in the seminar.

 

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