NYU Steinhardt

East Asian Media and Popular Culture

  • Course Number: MCC-UE 1023
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This course examines contemporary mass media in East Asia by focusing on media institutions & practices in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong & mainland China. Special attention is paid to such issues as media regulations & censorship, press freedom & journalistic practices, the rise of East Asian media industries, intra-region flows of information & entertainment, & the presence & influence of transnational media companies in East Asia.
  • Old Course Number: E59.1023