Rumi: Mysticism and Poetry


Rumi, the iconic poet of Persian Islamic tradition; course examines his writings, context, and legacy. Involves students' research. Encourages students to cultivate critical skills by assessing relevant scholarship and developing multidisciplinary methodologies. All readings in English; no previous coursework or command of Persian/Arabic required.
Rumi quote "What you seek is seeking you"
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • R
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 321
  • RELIGION 381
Typically Offered