Course Description

History

HIST 378 WWI & WWII through Lit & Film (3)

Kathryn Statler

kstatler@SanDiego.edu

CRN 49                       Limit 35
M-Th (& Fri.,1/4)         9 am - 12:15 pm             KIPJ-219

This course is designed to explore the origins, operations, and consequences of World War I and World War II. In particular, we will examine combat experiences, the role of new technologies, nationalism, and civilians caught in war. We will examine the two wars from the American, European, and Asian perspectives through novels, memoirs, documents, poetry, first-hand accounts, oral histories, propaganda, documentaries, and films. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Friday, December 14.

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