Research Sources & Tips, Fall 2014

Chao Chen, Research Librarian (; 617-627-2057)
Tisch Library, Tufts University

Support for Course Assignments


Introduction to Architecture (FAH 08)

Art & Art History

The Arts of Japan (FAH 012)

Contemporary Art Since 1960 (055/155)

Color and Painting in the United States, 1860-1900 (FAH 260)

Historiography & Methodology (FAH 101)

Impressionism & Post-Impressionism (FAH 050)

The Latino Presence in Art & Visual Culture (FAH 086)

Medieval Architecture (FAH 025/125)

Medieval Art in the Mediterranean: Pagans, Jews, Christians, and Muslims (FAH 028/128)

Orientalism and the Visual Arts (FAH 275)

Renaissance Venice (FAH 034/134)

Theories and Methods of Art History (FAH100)

Drama & Theatre and Dance

Africana Cinema (DR93-06)

Ancient and Medieval Theatre (DR2)

Contemporary Musical Theatre (DR93-04)

Costume Design (DR126)

First-Year Showcase (DR93-02)

History of Popular Entertainment (DR240)

Introduction to Acting (DR10)

Introduction to Graduate Studies (DR220)



Origins of 20th Century American Dance


International Literary & Visual Studies

Introduction to Film Studies

CMS Senior Colloquium--Film & Television Topics

Cultures, Languages, and Literatures


Cultural History of the Modern Middle East

Human Rights in the Middle East in Cinema & Literature

Middle East Cities in Literature and Cinema


Introduction to Chinese Popular Culture


French Culture, Language & Literature

The French Enlightenment


Advanced German (GER 012)

German Film

Germanic Studies (Graduate Colloquium)


031 Readings in Italian Literature (I)

032 Readings in Italian Literature (II)

20th Century Italian Poetry

Political Ideology in the Italian Literary Tradition


Japanese Film

Hayao Miyazaki

Latin American

Borges and the Encylopedia of the World

Contemporary Latin American Novel

Latin American Civilization

Mexican Cinema And Identiy

Spanish Literature

Reconstructing the Past in Novels of Post-Franco Spain

World Language

Romance Linguistics

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