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Summer 2018

All courses on this list are open to Alumni. Community members are eligible to take the courses listed below that are offered on the campus nearest to them. For information about eligibility, please visit our Community Audit page.

The following is a guide to Tufts University Summer Session undergraduate and graduate course numbers:

  • 0001 - 0099: undergraduate credit only
  • 0100 - 0199: undergraduate or graduate
  • 0200 & Up: strictly graduate

Notes:

  • Some course descriptions contain Tufts University information pertaining to fall and spring offerings of the same course. Where possible, summer specific information has been provided.
  • Pre-requisite and prior study/learning recommendations are indicated in course descriptions. Students who do not attend Tufts in the fall or spring terms should pay attention to these indications when making course selections. If you have questions, contact the instructor or sponsoring department.

This schedule is subject to change.

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Title:   Picasso to Pollock      

Course Number:      FAH 0052B
Campus: Medford/Somer.   
Room: Tisch Library 304

Course Description:

The Cubist revolution of Picasso; German Expressionism from Kirchner to Beckmann; the Russian avant-garde; the languages of abstraction throughout Europe, from Kandinsky in Russia, to Mondrian in Holland; the reaction to World War 1 in the Dada and Surrealist movement; the Bauhaus and its influence; the idea of the avant-garde. The shift from Europe to America after World War II and the development of the Abstract Expressionism of Pollack and others.  
 
  

Instructor: Amity Law           Instructor Website

Offered in: Second session
Class Dates: Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 to Friday, Aug 10, 2018
Day(s): TTh           Times: 6:00-9:00 PM                     
Status: Open

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