Eroticism and Love in the Middle Ages

Courtly love was a discovery of the High Middle Ages and became the dominant theme in literature, the arts, philosophy, and even in religion. This course will examine the concept of love as discussed by medieval poets from the 11th through the 15th centuries and cover the wide spectrum of European history culture seen through the lenses of the theme of "love." Taught in English.

Class Number: 

GER 160D1

Grading: 

Regular grades are awarded for this course: A, B, C, D, E. Available to qualified students for pass/fail option.

Usually Offered: 

Fall and Spring

Units: 

3

Approved As: 

General Education Tier One - Humanities

Level: 

Undergraduate

Category: 

TRAD/GenEd