Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
March 19, 2012
5-6 p.m. PST
Instructor(s): James R. Kincaid
Program type: Short Courses
As the Metropolitan Opera prepares to mount the first complete performances of a new "Der Ring des Nibelungen" cycle conducted by Music Director James Levine and Director Robert Lepage in April and May 2012, delve into the significance of Wagner's Ring Cycle in 20th-century history, philosophy, culture, and even movies with two of USC's most distinguished faculty members.