ARTH 338

Gothic Art and Architecture

Area I, Ancient and Medieval. Prerequisite: ARTH 115. This course will introduce students to the late medieval world where the arts of cathedral and court were influenced by urbanization, travel, rising levels of literacy, and changes in monarchy and religion. This course will include an examination of Islamic art and the art of the Byzantine Empire as well as that of Western Europe. Offered alternate years. III.W, V.1, V.6a