RELG 455 Religion and the Performing Arts in South India (3 credits)

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Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Religious Studies : This course focuses on the place of religion in historical representations and performance practices of "classical" South Indian performing arts such as Bharatanatyam dance and Karnatak music. In particular, it lays emphasis on politics of the twentieth-century reinvention of these arts by elites in the Tamil and Telugu-speaking regions.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Fall

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken RELG 363