PHIL 149 AB: Existentialism and Film

Meeting Time: 
Th 10:30am - 11:20am
Location: 
SAV 130
SLN: 
18387
Instructor:
Anna Bates
Anna Bates
Catalog Description: 
What makes life worth living? Is morality just a convenient fiction? What is the nature of the human condition? Is God dead, or just playing hard to get? Investigates the works of several existentialist philosophers, including Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Beauvoir, and uses their works to interpret and analyze the philosophical content of angst-ridden cinema of the French New Wave and Hollywood film noir. Recommended: None.
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 28, 2020 - 9:15pm