VIC241Y1: Renaissance Icons and Afterlives

Hours: 
48S

Focusing on famous works like Michelangelo’s David, Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Cervantes’ Don Quixote, and Monteverdi’s Orfeo, this course explores some of the greatest masterpieces of the European Renaissance and their afterlives, cross-cultural adaptations, and appropriations in later and modern popular culture.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)