Rome On Screen and In Print

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Rome On Screen and In Print

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Italian Culture, Literature, Radio/Television/Film

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ENG 102. This course satisfies the information literacy and oral presentation requirements.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The focus of this course will be the city of Rome and exploring past and present representations of the eternal city in Italian literature and film. We will focus on late 19th- and 20th-century Rome from the point of view of selected works of Italian literature and cinema in which the city plays a prominent role. Students identify and analyze the connections between texts, ideas, or cultural artifacts and the human experience and/or perception of the world.

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