FILMING THE RAJ

OSH 188 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English
Locations: LFH 105

Course description: Join scholar Dr. Ruth Rosenwasser for this film class. These films depict the complex love-hate relationship between the British rule in India, (The Raj) and the Indian population.  The class may run later on some days depending on the length of the film. 

Week 1

The Man Who Would Be King

Week 2

Heat and Dust part 1

Week 3

Heat and Dust part 2

Week 4

Before the Rains

Week 5

The Mystic Masseur

Week 6

Staying On

Dr. Ruth Rosenwasser is Curatorial Consultant for South Asian Art at the Lowe Art Museum at UM.  Since 1999, she has organized and conducted group tours to India.  Ruth uses her 26 years of travel to India as the basis for her lectures, publications, and photographs. She has an MA in South Asia Regional Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. 

This course is available as part of the following:

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Courses
These courses and programs are available at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership is required. Our classes take place in Lau Founders Hall, 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33146 unless otherwise noted below.

OLLI 2017-2018 Membership is required to take this course and will be added to your cart upon enrollment. If you already have purchased a membership, you will not be charged for this membership.
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Starts: 8/1/2017 Ends: 7/31/2018
$40
Course OSH - 188, Section 31
Starts: 11/2/2017 Ends: 12/14/2017
Meets on: Thursday
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: 105
Price: $66.00 Enroll Now