FIH 250

WOMEN IN ART

This class will explore the history of women in art since the Middle Ages.It will consider the achievements of women artists and images of women in relation to the shifting conditions of women's lives in the West. This focus will help us rethink and expand the history of art traditionally taught in survey courses. The class will be lecture-based, with many opportunities for discussing the issues raised by the study of women in art.Research and writing skills will be emphasized.