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Skidmore College
World Languages and Literatures
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Courses

Courses offered in English are designated WL.

CHINESE

FRENCH LANGUAGE

GERMAN LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATION

ITALIAN LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATION

 

LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATION COURSES TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

These courses are open to all students. Knowledge of a foreign language is not a prerequisite, with the exception of WLL 399.

WLL 231 - Mystery Fiction Around the World

WLL 232 - Lived Experiences: Latinx Feminism 

WLL 239 - Japanese Popular Culture

WLL 241 - Pre-Modern Japanese Literature in Translation

WLL 242 - Modern Japanese Literature in Translation

WLL 243 - The World of Japanese Animation

WLL 244 - Viewing China: Visual Cultural and Transnational Cinema

WLL 245 - China and the West: The Myth of the Other

WLL 246 - Fictional and Factual: History and the Novel in China

WLL 247 - Japanese Woman: Gender, Gender Relations, and Sexuality in Contemporary Japan

WLL 248 - Muslims in the New Europe

WLL 249 - Image of the Enemy in German Film 1919-1945

WLL 250 - An Outline of German Civilization: The Eighteenth Century to the Present

WLL 251 - Contemporary German Cinema

WLL 252 - Italian Cinema: From Fiction to Film

WLL 253 - Italian Civilization in Translation

WLL 255 - Introduction to Film Theory and Criticism

WLL 256 - Twenty-First Century Italian Movies

WLL 257 - Modern Chinese Literature in Translation

WLL 258 - Chinese Civilization I: Literary Culture in Classical China

WLL 259 - Chinese Civilization II: Culture and Literature of Late Imperial China

WLL 263 A-D - Topics in Foreign Literature and Culture

WLL 264 - Maritime Asia: Diasporic Migrations and Cultural Encounters 

WLL 265 - Latinos in the United States

WLL 266 - Images of Revolution and Social Upheaval: France 1789-1939

WLL 267 - Modern Japanese Culture and Society

WLL 269 - Cultural China: Trends and Themes

WLL 271 - Directed Reading in WLL

WLL 272 - Directed Reading in WLL

WLL 273 - Dante's Divine Comedy

WLL 275 - The Study Abroad Experience

WLL 305 - East Asian Cinema: History, Genres, and Waves 

WLL 321 - Women In France Since The Revolution

WLL 322 - The French Film

WLL 363 A-D - Topics in Foreign Literature and Culture 

WLL 371 - Independent Study

WLL 374 - Thesis

WLL 376 A-D - Seminar

WLL 399 - Professional Internship in World Languages