Academic Catalog 2017-2018 
    
    May 21, 2019  
Academic Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AAH 286 - Art and Religion of the Silk Road

Course Units: 1
(Not Offered this Academic Year) Central Asia - broadly defined as the area occupied, from East to West, by present-day western China, Mongolia, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, northern India, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Iran - has been characterized as both harsh wasteland and cultural crossroads. This course concerns the visual culture of the Silk Road of Central Asia, focusing on the roles visual culture played in establishing modes of religious imagination in medieval culture. CC: LCC, HUM



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