RELI-300 The Book of Revelation and Zombie Apocalypses

This course uses contemporary zombie films to frame an interdisciplinary exploration into the ancient origins of the apocalyptic genre and the origins and reception history of the Book of Revelation. Discourses about the end(s) of the world/society are explored across history in an effort to find ethically meaningful ways of interpreting John's apocalypse. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. 4 SH. CC: Ethics, Interdisciplinary.