Current Courses

Summer 2013
LBST 5530: Portraits of Leadership
Edwin McCann, Professor of Philosophy and English
Wednesdays, May 22 - August 7, 2013

Analysis of cultural leaders from the Renaissance to modernity in their historical, literary, and philosophical
context. The course will examine examples of Dante, Eramus, Machiavelli, Montainge, Shakespeare's
Hamlet, Descarte, Locke, Hume, Thoreau, Darwin, and Freud.


  • Master of Liberal Studies
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • Mark Taper Hall, THH 355
  • University of Southern California
  • Los Angeles, California 90089-0355