NYU Steinhardt

Special Topics in Visual Culture

  • Course Number: MCC-GE 2400
  • Hours: 40
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This umbrella course is designed to examine specific topics within the field of visual culture, one of the core areas of focus in the MCC MA program. Incorporates historical, theoretical frameworks & situates contemporary readings in relation to genealogies of the field. Specific themes may include globalization & memory; visual culture & eco-criticism; the visual culture of science & technology; visual culture, diaspora, & post colonialism; the politics of visual display; the history of screen; global flows & visual culture; & visuality & modernity.
  • Old Course Number: E58.2400