Humanistic Studies 216-219 is an intensive yearlong exploration of the landmark achievements of the Western intellectual tradition. With a team of faculty drawn from across the humanities and social sciences, students examine pivotal texts, events, and artifacts of European civilization from antiquity forward. The course is enhanced by guest lectures from preeminent scholars and by excursions to museums and performances.
- Yelena Baraz (Classics)
- Daniel Heller-Roazen (Comparative Literature)
- Beatrice Kitzinger (Art & Archaeology)
- Benjamin Morison (Philosophy)
- Alberto Rigolio (Near Eastern Studies)
- Esther Schor (English)