Landscape painting was the first uniquely American art, beginning with the Hudson River School artists such as Thomas Cole and Fredrick Church. Explore the Luminist paintings of Martin Johnson Heade and Fitz Henry Lane reflecting the coast of New England. The landscapes of Winslow Homer, George Bellows, and Georgia O’Keeffe illustrate the expressiveness of the late 19th and 20th centuries.
GROUP LEADER: John S. Ross, III holds degrees from Yale University and the University of Virginia School of Law and served as Adjunct Professor of Law at Washington & Lee University. He has taught a number of courses in the WISE Program on constitutional law topics.
REQUIRED BOOK: The Limits of Presidential Power: A Citizen’s Guide to the Law, by Manheim and Watts (2018). ISBN 978-0-9996988< /p>D BOOKS
Note: several WISE members who were on the waitlist for the Fall offering of this course are preregistered for this offering.
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