This seminar will examine the architecture, history, and literature of the villa, country house, and chateau from antiquity to the present. European and American examples will be studied through in-depth case histories, with an emphasis on the social and cultural history of elite country life as experienced by men, women and gender-non-conformists in a variety of historical contexts.
Max Enrollment: 15
Prerequisites: Any 200-level course in Art History or Architecture and permission of the instructor.
Distribution Requirements: ARS - Visual Arts, Music, Theater, Film and Video
Semesters Offered this Academic Year: Not Offered
Notes: Mandatory Credit/Non Credit