MCHC 1001 Seminar I: The Arts in New York City

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CHC 1.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Interdisciplinary study based on performances and exhibitions in the arts, using New York City's cultural institutions as resources for aesthetic experiences and opportunities for research, interpretation, and creative work. Intersections among cultural events in the city and academic readings and writings. The nature of narrative as it is expressed in literature as well as in various other media: opera, popular music, dance, theater, and pictorial art; high as well as folk art, classical as well as contemporary forms. Satisfies Pathways Flexible Core Creative Expression requirement.

Prerequisite: acceptance into the Macaulay Honors College at Brooklyn College.


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