The 1001 Nights

COLT 0510K S01 [CRN: 25212]

Explores the origins, performance, reception, adaptation, and translation of the 1001 Nights, one of the most beloved and influential story collections in world literature. We will spend the semester in the company of genies, princes, liars, slaves, mass murderers, orientalists, and Walt Disney, and will consider the Nights in the context of its various literary, artistic, and cinematic afterlives.
Course Syllabus
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Term
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
999
Primary Instructor
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Meetings
2:30 pm - 3:50 pm Tue, Thu - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
11 (May 8, 2014 9:00am)