MLA PROSEMINAR: FAKE!

Graduate Courses

CINE 502 - MLA PROSEMINAR: FAKE!

ARTH 505 | COML 510
640 |LEC |Gwendolyn Shaw |R 4:30-7:30pm |JAFF 113

This proseminar explores forgery, reproduction, and questions of authenticity in history, art, and film. We will read The Man Who Made Vermeers (2008) and Passing Strange (2009), watch The Return of Martin Guerre (1982) and The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), and study contemporary attitudes toward appropriation art by Sherrie Levine and Hank Willis Thomas and multiples by Salvador Dali and Thomas Kinkade (tm), Painter of Light.

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