New course proposal

March 6, 2005

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The following new course proposal has been submitted to the Faculty Senate Office for review and approval and is listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, Secretary of the Faculty Senate, at senate@senate.umass.edu.

JUDAIC 373, “Jewish Travelers and Travel Liars: Exploration and Imagination, Ancient to Modern Times” 3 credits. Looking at Jewish-authored texts as well as accounts by gentiles who traveled to sites of Jewish and general interest, this course will explore travel literature from antiquity to modernity. Prerequisites: None.