The Great Courses
Thursdays at 11:00 AM
THE GENIUS OF MICHELANGELO
36 lectures, 18 weeks
Feb 16 through Jun 15
Prof. of Art History William E. Wallace, Washington University in St. Louis
A comprehensive perspective on one of history's greatest artists by internationally recognized Michelangelo expert and award-winning professor of Art History William E. Wallace. These 36 rewarding and visually dazzling lectures present a thorough understanding of Michelangelo's life and work, informed by a broad consideration of the artist and his times, as well as the specific circumstances and contexts in which he crafted his art.
Lecture 1. Who was Michelangelo?
Lecture 2. Artist and aristocrat
Lecture 3. An unconventional beginning