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.
18:00 - 20:30
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program