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GRAD > AMST > 606

Studies in Popular Culture & Technology

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.

Offered in:

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7555 M
6:00 - 8:30 pm
Rubin,Rachel L TBD
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program
Course Attributes: