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HSTEU 370 A: J.r.r. Tolkien: A Mythology For England

Meeting Time: 
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
SMI 304
SLN: 
15740
Instructor:
Professor Robin Stacey
Robin Chapman Stacey
Catalog Description: 
Explores J.R.R. Tolkien in historical context. Influence of the nineteenth-century philosophy and folklore, World War I, Germanic mythology, Oxford Christianity, and the Inklings. Primary themes include language as a source of myth, fate and free will, religion, technology and nature, heroism and war, race and evil.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 1, 2018 - 9:31pm
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