The Dennes Room

Philosophy 6

Fall 2013

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
6 Man, God & Society in Western Literature Madva MWF 12-1 141 McCone

This course will explore fundamental questions about the human condition—including the nature of freedom, the good life, justice, and the individual’s relation to family, friends, romantic partners, the wider community, and God(s)—through the lens of classic literary and religious texts, including Homer, the Bible, Dante, Shakespeare, Dostoevsky, and more recent fiction.

Previously taught: SU11D, FL10, SU10D, FL08, SP07, SP05.