GSD Course Bulletin - Spring 2014

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Courses taught by John Stilgoe

04303: Modernization in the Visual United States Environment, 1890-2035 (HIS 0430300)

Landscape Architecture
Lecture - 4 credits
Tuesday Thursday 10:00 - 11:30   Sever 214

Instructor(s)
John Stilgoe

Course Description

Modernization of the United States visual environment as directed by a nobility creating new images and perceptions of such themes as wilderness, flight, privacy, clothing, photography, feminism, status symbolism, and futurist manipulation as illustrated in print-media and other advertising enterprise.Note: This course is offered jointly with the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as VES 160.Prerequisite: GSD 4105 or permission of the instructor.


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04305: Adventure and Fantasy Simulation, 1871-2036 (HIS 0430500)

Landscape Architecture
Seminar - 4 credits
Tuesday 1:00 - 3:00   Sever 215

Instructor(s)
John Stilgoe

Course Description

Visual constituents of high adventure since the late Victorian era, emphasizing wandering woods, rogues, tomboys, women adventurers, faerie antecedents, halflings, crypto-cartography, Third-Path turning, martial arts, and post-1937 fantasy writing as integrated into contemporary advertising, video, computer-generated simulation, and private and public policy.Note: This course is offered jointly with the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as VES 167.Prerequisites: GSD 4105, GSD 4303, and GSD 4304, or permission of the instructor.


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