Global Media Seminar: Media & Cultural Globalization in France
This course introduces students to the basic structures & practices of media in Europe & their relationship to everyday social life. It pays special attention to the common models & idioms of media in Europe, with an emphasis on national & regional variations. Specific case studies highlite current rends in the production, distribution, consumption, & regulation of media. Topics may include: national & regional idioms in a range of media genres, from entertainment to advertising & publicity, to news & information; legal norms regarding content & freedom of expression; pirate & independent media; & innovations & emerging practices in digital media.
- Old Course Number: E59.1454