Summer Study Abroad, Jack the Ripper and His Legacy

Nov 22, 2016


Make summer plans to take Dr. Kevin Morrison's study-abroad class in London!

"Jack the Ripper and His Legacy"
ETS 310, ENG 600, HST 400/600 (3 or 6 credits)
May 18-June 16, 2017

Walk in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper, the notorious serial killer who terrorized the residents of London’s Whitechapel district in 1888. Through readings, numerous site visits, and tours we will explore the geography of the murders themselves and the social, cultural, and economic contexts in which they occurred.

Application deadline: February 10, 2017

More details available in the Syracuse University Study Abroad program brochure.

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