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Studies in Popular Culture & Technology

Description:
This course focuses on changing definitions of culture and methods of cultural studies; the changing meanings of 'folk culture,' 'mass culture,' and 'popular culture'; and the changing dynamics among technology, the media, and culture. Topics for readings and discussion may include: the relations between changing technologies and the activity of audiences in shaping commercial popular culture: the social and economic context of technological innovation; the cultural imperatives of technological change.

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2059 M
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Rubin,Rachel L W05-0054
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 11
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1882 M
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Smith,Judith E W05-0054
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 3
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program
Course Attributes: