Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

WGS 270 Women and the Fine Arts(RLA)(TALA)*

(Also ART 240). 4 hours; 4 credits. This course examines the twofold relationship of women to the fine arts; their role as subjects and as artists. Topics such as the portrayal of women as goddess, mother and housewife, and as artist will be undertaken with a view to the social and historical input and implications of this imagery. The circumstances of women artists from the Renaissance to the present will also be considered. (TALA) (arts & com.) (p&d). Prerequisites: (ENG 111 and WGS 100) or (ART 100 or 103 or 104) or permission of the instructor. Please Note: this course satisfies the college option.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

ART 240