54:450 History of the Devil [Winter]

Prerequisite: 12 credit hours in History or permission of Instructor.

This seminar will focus on instantiations of the Devil between ca. 500 BCE and the present. It will also ruminate on associate images of sin, death, the occult, magic, hell, witchcraft, the contest between good and evil, the interstices between the natural and the praeternatural, as well as moral and physical degradation.

3 seminar hours per week, one term.

Instructor: David Winter