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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

FMST 3281 - Film and Cultural Studies

Hours: 4
This course promises an intensive study of the role film plays in the construction or challenging of prevailing social values. Readings, screenings, and discussions will seek to convey the way groups of films intersect with specific historical, national, and political contexts. Topics will change with each incarnation of the course. Some possible examples include: Screening the Middle Ages, The African Diaspora on Film, the New Iranian Cinema, and Gendering Clint Eastwood.
Notes: Repeatable for credit when offered with a different topic. This course fulfills the dyad requirement when paired with one course from among ARTH 3300, COMM 4100, INST 3501, INST 3504, INST 4011, WGSS 3010, WGSS 4026.