The Genius of Study Abroad: Revolutionary Imagination

The Genius of Study Abroad: Revolutionary Imagination

Revolutionary imagination—for how we see our world and live in it—is the focus of “The Genius of Study Abroad” - a dynamic three-country, four-cities study abroad experience of active, activist global learning.

Dublin: July 16-July 21
Oxford: July 21-July 25
London: July 25-August 2
Paris: August 2-August 6

This is a course of active, activist global learning that considers the interactive international and interdisciplinary aspects of creativity in revolutionary imagination as seen in movements in architecture, landscape, arts, science and technology, and legislation on human rights and equality on both sides of the Channel. In Dublin, London, Oxford, and Paris, you will retrace the literal and intellectual paths of people who developed new ways to conceive and express our world, and live in it. As it turns out, these paths entailed “study abroad,” crossing borders in imagination and fact, much like the figures in Charles Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities, whose work gives our course its name and theme.

Subjects

  • English Literature
  • Comparative Literature
  • History

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