INI413H1: Visual Rhetoric of the Aesthetic Movement

Hours: 
36L

Explores the role of writing and rhetoric in the shaping of material culture and public taste in Victorian illustrated magazines and newspapers in the Aesthetic period (1860-1900). The Great Exhibition of 1851 will provide the context for this study of texts and objects, including the decorative arts.

Prerequisite: 

Completion of 4.0 full-course equivalents.

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)