NEW YORK CITY
Religion and Broadway
See the splendor of Broadway in a new light.
Anticipated Learning Outcomes
- Gain an understanding of narrative theory/interdisciplinary theory
- Learn to analyze Broadway musicals from the perspective of narrative theory/interdisciplinary theory
- Gain an understanding of different ways of defining "religion"
- Learn how narrative theory/interdisciplinary theory reveals the interplay between theater and religion
- Must be 18 years of age or older, regardless of parental consent
- Current WKU student eligible to register for winter term course
- Complete Study Away application process
- Good Academic Standing
- Each student is subject to review by Judicial Affairs (if currently under any sanction)
- Permission of instructor(s)
- American Traveler program (noncredit) link here
- This course will combine lecture, written assignments, and travel.
- Program will have lectures on WKU campus before departure and multiple course discussions in New York.
- Final paper due after return.
- Program will involve some walking so participants should wear proper shoes that are comfortable for walking and cover their feet.
- New York weather in December can be erratic. Bring warm clothing.
- Proper theater attire is required.
- Includes 3-credit hour tuition ($1,062 estimated value), round-trip airfare from Nashville, accommodations, all ticket prices.
- Not included in program fee: transportation from home to the departure airport /return from airport to your home, meals and personal spending money.
- Final program fee subject to change due to travel arrangements.
- Other majors should check with their major departments about additional available scholarships.
- You may contact Student Financial Assistance to determine your funding options if needed. You will need to provide the course number, name, your name and 800#, and the Study Away course fee as stated above, in the email you send to financial aid.
- Joseph L. Trafton
- Paula Burt Trafton
- New York City
- Start your Study Away Application
* subject to change