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LALIVG 15U1 Virginia Woolf Irina Ruvinsky Summer 2015
Virginia Woolf (LALIVG)

This course will place To the Lighthouse in the context of Woolf’s oeuvre as a whole before settling down to her brilliant stream-of-consciousness narrative revolving around the Ramsay family at their summer home in the Hebrides on the Isle of Skye in Scotland. Spanning the years from 1910 to 1920, the novel explores problems of perception and subjectivity, coming to terms with loss, and the power of art.

 

No class July 3.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Irina Ruvinsky

Irina Ruvinsky

Irina Ruvinsky

Ms. Ruvinsky received her PhD in philosophy from the University of Chicago. She studied philosophy and French literature at the Sorbonne and the École normale supérieure in Paris. She currently teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

20 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: June 26 to August 21
Tuition: $360.00
Days/Times: Fri
1:30 PM–4:00 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
June 25, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

FLAOAG 15U1 Aeschylus, Oresteia: Agamemnon, Part 1 Paul Mathai Summer 2015
Aeschylus, Oresteia: Agamemnon, Part 1 (FLAOAG)

Performed in 458 BC, near the end of a fifteen year period when Aeschylus dominated Athenian drama and just two years before his death, the Oresteia picks up the blood-filled saga of the family of Atreus with the return of Agamemnon from Troy to a tension-filled house. We’ll read the Agamemnon, the first of this three-play cycle, slowly & carefully in Greek over two quarters at an average pace of 80 lines per week.

No class July 4 & September 5.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Paul Mathai

Paul Mathai

Paul Mathai

Mr. Mathai is a PhD student at the University of Chicago Committee on Social Thought; his research focuses on Greek literature, philosophy, and history, as well as Russian language and literature. He has taught classical Greek at the Graham School.

25 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: June 27 to September 12
Tuition: $400.00
Days/Times: Sat
10:00 AM–12:30 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
June 24, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WSJSVC 15U1 Jumpstart Session: Creating Vivid Voices Mark Rader Summer 2015
Jumpstart Session: Creating Vivid Voices (WSJSVC)

Voice is the writer's mysterious thumbprint on a story, a one-of-a-kind combination of a writer and a character's diction, syntax, attitude, and perspective. We will consider a few examples of how writers create and sustain certain narrative voices, then we will focus on what is distinctive about your own voice and how to bring that sound and energy to the page.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Mark Rader

Mark Rader

Mark Rader

has had stories appear in Glimmer Train, Epoch, LIT, and The Southern Review, and been short-listed for a Pushcart Prize, O. Henry Award, and inclusion in the Best American Non-Required Reading anthology. He holds an MFA from Cornell University.

3 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: June 27
Tuition: $85.00
Days/Times: Sat
9:30 AM–12:30 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
June 26, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WSBACW 15U1 Basic Creative Writing Natalie Tilghman Summer 2015
Basic Creative Writing (WSBACW)

This course will introduce you to creative writing, from generating ideas to revising drafts. Find your voice and develop your craft through in-class and at-home writing exercises, and through discussions of your own and your fellow students’ written work. You will also study canonical and contemporary models drawn from fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction, and will be encouraged to try your hand at each of these genres.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Natalie Tilghman

Natalie Tilghman

Natalie Tilghman

Ms. Tilghman’s fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction has appeared in Santa Clara Review, Crab Creek Review, South Loop Review, CICADA magazine, and Sudden Flash Youth, a fiction anthology by Persea Books. Her young adult novel, Resource Room, will be published in autumn 2015. She holds an MFA in writing from Pacific Lutheran University and a certificate in creative writing from the University of Chicago Graham School.

20 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: June 29 to August 17
Tuition: $575.00
Days/Times: Mon
6:00 PM–8:30 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
June 28, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

LASEIC 15U1 Education in Chicago: What Works? Kavita Kapadia Matsko Summer 2015
Education in Chicago: What Works? (LASEIC)

In collaboration with the University of Chicago Civic Knowledge Project

Showcasing the most recent research on education and school improvement, this course will provide the essential critical perspective needed for understanding the history of school reform in Chicago, and exploring the relationships between poverty, education, and student outcomes. Highlighting research from the University of Chicago Urban Education Institute, the course will also examine the strengths and shortcomings of current school reform policies, with a stress on understanding the process of policy-making and the complexity of change implied in reform policy. Such topics as the efficacy of charter schools and policies directed at improving teacher quality will be addressed.

Class will meet in Chapin Hall, 1313 East 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Kavita Kapadia Matsko

Kavita Kapadia Matsko

Kavita Kapadia Matsko

Dr. Kavita Kapadia Matsko is senior advisor for the Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) and an assistant clinical professor on the Committee of Education in the Urban Education Institute of the University of Chicago. She holds an MA in education and administration certification and a PhD in sociology from the University of Chicago.

10 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Hyde Park
Dates: July 8 to August 5
Tuition: $220.00
Days/Times: Wed
4:00 PM– 6:00 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 7, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

OUARED 15U1 Exhibition Development and Design Tamara Biggs Summer 2015
Exhibition Development and Design (OUARED)

Learn the key steps to a great exhibition from idea to design to implementation. We will start by examining the essential components of the exhibit medium and how to develop an audience-centered interpretive plan, including an introduction to audience research. We will continue with an exploration of the design process, including bubble plans, floor plans, color, media, interactives, artifacts, photos, and graphics. The final session will provide valuable information on how to turn an exhibition plan into reality and will address project management, cost estimating, value engineering, RFPs, staffing and contracting, and materials and installation.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Tamara Biggs

Tamara Biggs

Tamara Biggs

has been making exhibitions for many  years, first at The Field Museum, then at the Denver Museum of Natural History, before taking her current position as Director of Exhibitions, Chicago History Museum. She has produced close to 100 exhibitions, four of which have won awards from the American Association of Museums.

Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 11 to August 1
Tuition: $475.00
Days/Times: Sat
9:00 AM–12:00 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 10, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WSJSNT 15U1 Jumpstart Session: Building Narrative Tension Sarah Terez Rosenblum Summer 2015
Jumpstart Session: Building Narrative Tension (WSJSNT)

Central to all storytelling, whether you write fiction, drama, or creative nonfiction, is the need to build and sustain narrative tension so that your readers feel drawn into your writing. Learn the key elements of telling a compelling story: how to pace unfolding events, heighten conflict, and construct scenes. This session will help you make smart, apt decisions about the structure of your work.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Sarah Terez Rosenblum

Sarah Terez Rosenblum

Sarah Terez Rosenblum

is the author of the novel, Herself When She’s Missing. She is also a culture blogger and reviewer for the Chicago Sun-Times and AfterEllen.com. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the School of the Art Institute.

3 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 11
Tuition: $85.00
Days/Times: Sat
9:30 AM–12:30 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 10, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

MOOC 15U1 Free Course: Internet Giants: The Law and... tbd Summer 2015
Free Course: Internet Giants: The Law and Economics of Media Platforms (MOOC)

Come join us for the initial offering of a free online course entitled: “Internet Giants: The Law and Economics of Media Platforms,” beginning on July 13 . Randal C. Picker, the James Parker Hall Distinguished Service Professor of Law, will be teaching this class that explores the complex and sometimes adversarial relations between law and modern technology.

Major topics will cover:

  • Microsoft - The U.S. and European Union cases against Microsoft that arose when competition between the free-standing personal computer and the Internet world was at its height;
  • Google - The fight over Google Search in the United States and Europe;
  • Smartphones - The complex legal infrastructure of smartphones and tablets and the ongoing antitrust, patent and copyright litigation among manufacturers and over the iPhone/iOS and the Android operating system.
  • Net neutrality - The debate over network neutrality and efforts by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to produce sensible and sustainable nondiscrimination conditions for the Internet all situated in the history of communications platforms such as the post office;
  • Music-sharing - The history of music technology in the home (the Victrola and the player piano), the creation of radio and then the modern era: the rise of peer-to-peer music sharing and the copyright issues and litigation that have followed and then digital distribution (iTunes and Spotify);
  • Video: Listening and Watching - The road from government regulation of the radio spectrum to the development of cable TV, the VCR, DVDs, digital television, and the challenges faced by emerging video distribution technologies like Netflix and Aereo;
  • E-Book - The rise of the ebook and the era of the mediated book, focusing on Google, Amazon and Apple.

View the full description.

The class will be hosted on Coursera and will be entirely self-paced, allowing you to engage at the level and frequency best suited to your life. Sign-up to be notified when class opens on July 13.

Alumni of The University of Chicago are invited to register for a private cohort session, where they will have access to unique content and live interaction with Professor Picker.

Online
Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
tbd
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location:
Dates: July 13
Tuition: $0.00
Days/Times:



Online Registration Close Date:

Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

BPUPTT 15U1 How to...Influence People: Persuasion in Theory... Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca Summer 2015
How to...Influence People: Persuasion in Theory and Practice (BPUPTT)

Winning friends may or may not be part of the deal, but the process of swaying opinions through speech has been taught, studied, and pursued as both an art and a science for most of human history. Though Socrates seemed no fan of rhetoric in Plato’s Gorgias, he expressed a more nuanced and positive view in the Phaedrus. Starting with this and then Aristotle’s Rhetoric as foundational ‘textbooks’ of the classical tradition, we will explore prime examples of the form, from Shakespeare through Jonathan Edwards and Abraham Lincoln, to great speakers of our own era.

For the first class, please read Plato’s Phaedrus, and book One of Aristotle’s Rhetoric

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

has been a journalist, chef, classicist, linguist and theologian. He has taught in the United States and Europe, in disciplines including Sanskrit, Shakespeare, Santeria and Scholastic philosophy. He is a former Staff Chair of the Basic Program. He is the 2010 recipient of the Graham School's Excellence in Teaching Award for the Basic Program.

18 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 15 to August 19
Tuition: $260.00
Days/Times: Wed
10:00 AM–1:15 PM



Unlimited slots available

Online Registration Close Date:
July 14, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

BPUPTT 15U2 CANCELED: How to...Influence People: Persuasion... Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca Summer 2015
CANCELED: How to...Influence People: Persuasion in Theory and Practice (BPUPTT)

Winning friends may or may not be part of the deal, but the process of swaying opinions through speech has been taught, studied, and pursued as both an art and a science for most of human history. Though Socrates seemed no fan of rhetoric in Plato’s Gorgias, he expressed a more nuanced and positive view in the Phaedrus. Starting with this and then Aristotle’s Rhetoric as foundational ‘textbooks’ of the classical tradition, we will explore prime examples of the form, from Shakespeare through Jonathan Edwards and Abraham Lincoln, to great speakers of our own era.

For the first class, please read Plato’s Phaedrus, and book One of Aristotle’s Rhetoric.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

Michaelangelo (Michael) Allocca

has been a journalist, chef, classicist, linguist and theologian. He has taught in the United States and Europe, in disciplines including Sanskrit, Shakespeare, Santeria and Scholastic philosophy. He is a former Staff Chair of the Basic Program. He is the 2010 recipient of the Graham School's Excellence in Teaching Award for the Basic Program.

18 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U2
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 15 to August 19
Tuition: $260.00
Days/Times: Wed
6:00 PM–9:15 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
July 2, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

BPUEME 15U1 Emerson's Essays Cynthia Rutz Summer 2015
Emerson's Essays (BPUEME)

Considered a radical thinker in his own day, Ralph Waldo Emerson founded the 19th-century Transcendentalist movement, which elevated American individualism and optimism to a philosophy of life. “Speak what you think now in hard words, and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict everything you said today.” His essays, which promote nature and freedom over conformity and social rules, have been deeply influential on how Americans think of themselves. His epigrammatic and pithy style makes his prose a joy to read.

For our first class please read “Self Reliance.” 

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Cynthia Rutz

Cynthia Rutz

Cynthia Rutz

completed her PhD on Shakespeare at the University of Chicago in 2013. Other interests include mythology, folktales, and ancient Greek philosophy and literature. She is a former Staff Chair of the Basic Program and currently teaches at Valparaiso University.

15 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 16 to August 13
Tuition: $220.00
Days/Times: Thu
6:00 PM–9:15 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 15, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

LASCEB 15S1 Evolutionary Biology 101 Lu Yao Spring 2015
Evolutionary Biology 101 (LASCEB )

This course looks at evolution and the diversity of life on earth, beginning with an overview of the entire tree of life and considering morphological, genetic, and behavioral evidence. We will conclude with a discussion of primate evolution and its implications on human life histories today.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Lu Yao

Lu Yao

Lu Yao

Lu Yao is a PhD student in the Committee on Evolutionary Biology at the University of Chicago. She studies island biogeography, island dwarfing, and life histories of mammals, with a specific focus on primates and humans.

5 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15S1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 18
Tuition: $115.00
Days/Times: Sat
10:00AM–4:00PM



Unlimited slots available

Online Registration Close Date:
July 17, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

LAPHSC 15U1 CANCELED: The Social Contract Tradition Daniel Brudney Summer 2015
CANCELED: The Social Contract Tradition (LAPHSC)

This seminar traces the history of the social contract tradition. Advance reading is required for this discussion class; please see the Graham School website for the reading list.

Dan Brudney will be teaching the one-day seminar, *John Locke, Second
Treatise of Government* (LAPHSC-15U1) on August 1, 2015.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Daniel Brudney

Daniel Brudney

Daniel Brudney

Mr. Brudney is a professor in the Department of Philosophy and the College, associated faculty in the Divinity School and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, and cochair of the Human Rights Program at the University of Chicago.

5 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 18
Tuition: $115.00
Days/Times: Sat
10:00 AM–4:00 PM (with a one-hour lunch break)



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 17, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

LAMUMW 15U1 Masterpieces that Changed the World John Gibbons Summer 2015
Masterpieces that Changed the World (LAMUMW )

This daylong seminar examines musical masterpieces that transformed western music and will include compositions by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Wagner, Debussy, and others. Works are explored in terms of cultural context and influence, and will be presented via live performance, CD, and DVD. Pieces will include Bach’s Well-Tempered Klavier and Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
John Gibbons

John Gibbons

John Gibbons

Mr. Gibbons holds a PhD from the University of Chicago Department of Music. His works have been performed at the Rockefeller Music Competition and by the Minnesota Chamber Symphony. He received the 2005 Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies Excellence in Teaching Award for the Humanities, Arts, and Sciences.

Notes: No class on July 4th.

5 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 18
Tuition: $115.00
Days/Times: Sat
10:00 AM–4:00 PM (one-hour lunch break)



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 17, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WCSTGO 15U1 Getting It Out There: Publishing Your Work Paula W. Peterson Summer 2015
Getting It Out There: Publishing Your Work (WCSTGO)

You’ve written and revised and written and revised some more. You have a polished, finished piece you’re proud of. Now it’s time to “get it out there.” This course will introduce you to the nuts-and-bolts process of sending your work to journals, agents, and publishers. You’ll learn how to research the marketplace, using both print and online sources, and we’ll discuss the best way to both find and approach agents and publishers. Manuscript mechanics and tracking will also be covered in detail. Everyone will leave this course with a viable cover/query letter and a list of at least ten markets which could potentially be receptive to your work.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Paula W. Peterson

Paula W. Peterson

Paula W. Peterson

is the winner of the Katherine Nason Bakeless Prize for Nonfictionfor Women in the Grove and Penitent, with Roses. She was the recipient of the 2010 Graham School Excellence in Teaching Award for the Humanities, Arts and Sciences.

10 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 21 to August 11
Tuition: $285.00
Days/Times: Tue
6:00 PM–8:30 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 20, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WSTWLC 15U1 13 Ways of Looking at Character Scott Onak Summer 2015
13 Ways of Looking at Character (WSTWLC)

This class will investigate ways to create, develop, and bring our characters into deep, complex life. We'll cover the essential tools for building characters, as well as the not-so-obvious approaches. These skills can help you generate characters for fiction or capture the personalities of people from your own life.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Scott Onak

Scott Onak

Scott Onak

has had his fiction appear in Mid-American Review, Willow Springs, and Quick Fiction. He holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Idaho.

10 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 22 to August 12
Tuition: $285.00
Days/Times: Wed
6:00 PM–8:30 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 21, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

LAAHGA 15U1 CANCELED: Paul Gaugin Catherine Burdick Summer 2015
CANCELED: Paul Gaugin (LAAHGA)

Gaugin has played a starring role in defining the cultural identity of the modern artist, especially in light of his persona as a European who rejected banal conventions and escaped to a refuge of “primitive” freedom and beauty. Gaugin himself actively cultivated this persona. This course will discuss his art in light of his life in Brittany, Provence, and the South Pacific, examining his paintings and pronounced views on artistic practice against the background of his much romanticized travels and personal history.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Catherine Burdick
10 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 22 to August 12
Tuition: $180.00
Days/Times: Wed
10:00 AM–12:30 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
March 5, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

WSWTMS 15U1 CANCELED: When the Music Stops: What to Do When... Cecilia Pinto Summer 2015
CANCELED: When the Music Stops: What to Do When You Are Not Writing (WSWTMS)

The poet Samuel Coleridge wrote, “So completely has a whole year passed, with scarcely the fruits of a month.—O Sorrow and Shame, I have done nothing!” Sound familiar? The writing life naturally has its non-productive periods, those times when the burner is on low. There’s plenty to do to keep your writing life productive and to maybe kickstart something new. This workshop will focus on process, distractions, and the relationship between creativity and craft. Our discussion will focus on best practices, reading as it relates to writing, and opportunities away from your desk that will support and enhance your writing life. Learn new ways to approach your work and understand how sometimes not writing may be the best thing you can do to become a better writer.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Cecilia Pinto

Cecilia Pinto

Cecilia Pinto

has had her poetry and prose published in a variety of journals, including Quarter After Eight, Fence, The Seneca Review, Triquarterly, and RHINO. She has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize for poetry and has won the Esquire short fiction contest. She is a 2009 CAAP grant recipient.

10 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 23 to August 13
Tuition: $285.00
Days/Times: Thu
6:00 PM–8:30 PM



Online Registration Close Date:
June 18, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

TRCOTR 15U1 Financial Translation Marian Greenfield Summer 2015
Financial Translation (TRCOTR)

This course will focus on financial translations. Students will be expected to develop an understanding of the terminology and concepts most often encountered in such translations and will be encouraged to read the financial press daily to aid in this process.

Students will be required to develop a language-specific glossary of terms indicating the usage of words in various contexts based on the course readings and assignments (and any research they do to complete the assignments). Students will also be expected to hone their terminology research skills. Some of the topics to be covered in this course are letters of credit, securities issues and markets, various forms of debt, and annual reports.

NOTES: Continental breakfast and a hot buffet lunch are served each day. Students who register 5 or fewer business days before the class runs are responsible for emailing the program manager for any pre-assignment. An 8-week online practicum is the second component of this course. Students must complete both course components to receive credit.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Marian Greenfield

Marian Greenfield

Marian Greenfield

Marian S. Greenfield is a full-time translation industry consultant and freelancer translating financial and legal documents from Spanish, Portuguese, and French into English. She was formerly the Manager of Translation Services at JP Morgan and is also a past president of the American Translators Association.

Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 23 to July 25
Tuition: $1,350.00
Days/Times: Thu
9:00 AM–4:30 PM
Fri
9:00 AM–4:30 PM
Sat
9:00 AM–4:30 PM

Unlimited slots available

Online Registration Close Date:
July 10, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

ACDSAV 15U1 Sects and Violence Adrian De Gifis Summer 2015
Sects and Violence (ACDSAV)

Understanding religious violence among Muslims today requires a thorough appreciation of the historical foundations from which contemporary militant ideologies emerge. This seminar introduces you to the history of the formation of sects in Islam from the generation of the Prophet in the 7th century to the modern period. Sociopolitical and theological dimensions of various Muslim sects throughout history will be explored, with special attention given to the role of violence in shaping the political and ideological landscapes of Islamic societies. We will consider how certain movements exploit a shared historical memory to mobilize and justify violence, while others offer alternative interpretations of the past to advocate for communal peace.

Prerequisite(s):
none
Instructor:
Adrian De Gifis

Adrian De Gifis

Adrian De Gifis, Ph.D.

holds a PhD in Islamic thought from the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago. His areas of specialization include Islamic political thought, Islamic sectarianism, history and historiography, and classical Arabic literature.

5 CPDU
Course Documents (if available):
Section: 15U1
Location: Gleacher Center
Dates: July 25
Tuition: $115.00
Days/Times: Sat
10:00 AM–4:00 PM



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Online Registration Close Date:
July 24, 2015
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM the day before the posted close date.

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