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Discover Chicago: Sacred Spaces, Powerful Places

Course Level-Format:   undergraduate
Instructor: Jeffrey Carlson
Institution: DePaul University

Course Term: Fall
Course Year: 2001


A 2001 course by Jeffrey Carlson at DePaul University employs an interdisciplinary approach to “the importance of place in a time of rootlessness, the role of memory and ritual, pilgrimage and worship, the stories of immigrants and the dispossessed, our craving for nature, the role of public spaces, and a host of other ways that people experience places as particularly significant” throughout Chicago.