English 3099 Myth and Culture, Honors
Section 099 CRN 90784
Myth and Culture (Honors) 1530-1800 T
If the doors of perception were cleansed,
Everything would appear to man as it is: infinite.
For man has closed himself up,
Till he sees all things thro' narrow chinks of his cavern.
This course explores the ways in which myth and myth-making across cultures relate to issues of identity, desire, language, epistemology, and violence. Requirements include short papers, critical essays, vigorous participation in discussion, a midterm, and a final exam. (General Education Program; Group 5)