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WGS 270 Women and the Fine Arts
(Also ART 240)
4 hours; 4 credits
This course examines the two-fold 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. (arts & com.) (p&d) (TALA) NOTE: This courses satisfies the College Option.
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