Michael Delahoyde, PhD

Professor of English

Medieval & Renaissance: Arts & Humanities

Humanities 302
Medieval & Renaissance: Arts and Humanities
Section 01
Fall 2011
Pullman SLN 69096
Vancouver SLN 70755
MWF 11:10 – 12:00
[WHETS]
Pullman: Murrow
Vancouver: ?
Dr. Michael Delahoyde
Avery Hall 355 — Washington State University
Hours: MWF 8:00-9:00, and by appointment.
Phone: 509-335-4832
E-mail: delahoyd@wsu.edu


Medieval & Renaissance
Syllabus


August 22 — Medieval-ism: why? Introduction and Disorientation.
August 24 — The Early Middle Ages; Anglo-Saxon Culture and Literature.
August 26 — Anglo-Saxon Literature.

August 30 — Medieval Architecture: Sacred Space; Medieval Music Origins.
September 1 — Medieval Music: Chant, Early Polyphony.
September 3 — Medieval Music: Polyphony, Motets, Ars Nova.

[September 5 — Holy Day.]
September 7 — Medieval Art: Introduction.
September 9 — Hildegard of Bingen.

September 12 — Andreas Capellanus and Fin Amor.
September 14 — Medieval Lyrics and Secular Music.
September 16 — Medieval Lyrics and Secular Music.

September 19 — Patristic Exegesis; The Unicorn Tapestries.
September 21 — Research and Writing.
September 23 — Medieval Domestic Arts: Le Menagier de Paris.

September 26 — Dante, Inferno, Canto I-III.
September 28 — Inferno, Cantos IV-VI.
September 30 — Inferno, Cantos VII-VIII.

October 3 — Inferno, Cantos IX-X.
October 5 — Exam #1.
October 7 — Project #1 Due.

October 10 — Inferno, Cantos XI-XIV.
October 12 — Inferno, Cantos XV-XVII.
October 14 — Inferno, Cantos XVIII-XX.

October 17 — Inferno, Cantos XXI-XXIII.
October 19 — Inferno, Cantos XXIV-XXVI; Herpephobia and Dinosaur Films.
October 21 — Inferno, Cantos XXVII-XXX.

October 25 — Inferno, Cantos XXXI-XXXIV.
October 27 — Purgatorio and Paradiso excerpts.
October 29 — The Renaissance: Petrarch and Sonnets.

October 31 — Renaissance Art: Le Concert.
November 2 — Renaissance Art: Da Vinci.
November 4 — Renaissance Art: Michelangelo.

November 7 — Renaissance Poetry.
November 9 — Renaissance Poetry.
November 11 — Renaissance Music; Thule.

November 14 — Shake-speare’s Lucrece and Giulio Romano in Mantua.
November 16 — Shake-speare’s Lucrece and Giulio Romano in Mantua.
November 18 — Research and Writing.

[November 21 – 25 — Thanksgiving Holiday.]

November 28 — Project #2 Due.
November 30 — More Renaissance Music.
December 2 — Exam #2.

December 5 — Machiavelli.
December 7 — Castiglione.
December 9 — Last Words.


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